Souls on the Banks of the River Styx

Souls on the Banks of the River Styx

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt ARA (1833-1898)

c. 1873

Oil on canvas

35 x 27 1/2 inches; 89 x 69.8 cm.

Provenance: Sir Philip Burne-Jones, Bt.; Sir Philip Burne-Jones' Sale, Christies, 5 June 1919 (lot 172).

Exhibited: The Garden Studio, The Grange (the Burne-Jones's family house in Fulham), c. 1900.

Preparatory drawings for this work.

  • two nude figures with arms around each other
  • crouch male nude and standing female
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