Lot 36: Rare plantinotpye photograph of Edward Burne-Jones' figure sketch
30 October 2016
London, United Kingdom
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Description: Very unusual white on black figure photographed by famous English photographer Frederick Hollyer. This elegant figure drawn by Edward Burne-Jones is transformed by fellow artist Hollyer's lense. Through works like this, Hollyer raised the status of photography, although they were sometimes mistaken as the original artworks! Beautifully framed.
Condition Report: Excellent
Notes: Printer's stamp on reverse
Provenance: Guaranteed Gallery certificate
Dimensions: Frame: 37 x 42 cm (14.5in x 16.5in), Image: 12 x 16.5cm (4.7in 6.4in)
Artist or Maker: After Edward Burne-Jones, Frederick Hollyer
Medium: Platinotype photograph