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Introduction
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1st Baronet, (; 28 August, 1833 – 17 June, 1898) was a British painter and designer associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood which included Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Millais, Ford Madox Brown and Holman Hunt. Burne-Jones worked with William Morris as a founding partner in Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co in the design of decorative arts. Burne-Jones's early paintings show the influence of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, but by 1870 he had developed his own style. In 1877, he exhibited eight oil paintings at the Grosvenor Gallery (a new rival to the Royal Academy). These included The Beguiling of Merlin. The timing was right and Burne-Jones was taken up as a herald and star of the new Aesthetic Movement. In the studio of Morris and Co. Burne-Jones worked as a designer of a wide range of crafts including ceramic tiles, jewellery, tapestries, and mosaics. Among his most significant and lasting designs are those for stained glass windows the production of which was a revived craft during the 19th century. His designs are still to be found in churches across the UK, with examples in the US and Australia.
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Introduction
Painter influenced by the art of Dante Gabriel Rossetti whose work became associated of the second phase of Pre-Raphaelitism. Although his worked lacked the social ideals of the Pre-Raphaelites, his mystic, romantic images often represent a world free of industrialism. His paintings are characterized by the influence of Mantegna and Botticelli, but done in a subdued tonal palette. Comment on works: religious, genre, mythology, literature, Portraits
Nationalities
British, English
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Manufacturer, Designer, Pen Draftsman, Tapestry Designer, Decorative Artist, Illustrator, Painter, Pastelist, Pastellist
Names
Edward Burne-Jones, Sir Edward Burne-Jones, Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sir Burne-Jones, Sir Edward Coley Burne Jones, Edward Coley Burne- Jones, E. Burne-Jones, Burne-Jones, Burne Jones, Sir Edward Copley Burne-Jones
Ulan
500001381
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