King Cophetua and the Beggar-Maid by Sir Edward Burne-Jones

An illustration of Tennyson's poem 'The Beggar Maid'.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
295 x 39 cm
Acquired in:
1947
Presented by:
Colonel Rex Benson through The Art Fund

The story is the subject of an Elizabethan ballad.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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