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 Chamberlain Square, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 303 1966 www.bmag.org.uk

Entry details

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