Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., ARA, RWS (British, 1833-1898) St. John the Baptist
Lot 90
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., ARA, RWS
(British, 1833-1898)
St. John the Baptist
Sold for £17,500 (US$ 29,414) inc. premium
Lot Details
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., ARA, RWS (British, 1833-1898)
St. John the Baptist
inscribed 'THE VOICE OF ONE CRYING IN THE WILDERNESS/PREPARE YE THE WAY OF THE LORD/MAKE HIS PATHS STRAIGHT/EVERY VALLEY SHALL BE/FILLED, AND EVERY/MOUNTAIN AND HILL/SHALL BE BROUGHT/LOW/AND THE CROOKED/SHALL BE MADE/STRAIGHT AND/THE ROUGH/WAYS SHALL/BE MADE/SMOOTH' (upper left)
pen and ink, wash and scratching out
22 x 12.5cm (8 11/16 x 4 15/16in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Private collection of Sir Albert Richardson PRA
    Gifted to the family of the present owners
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