Friday, 13 June 2014

Art on Friday: Edward Burne Jones

Sir Edward Burne Jones (Birmingham, 28 augustus 1833 – Fulham, 17 juni 1898) was a British artist and designer closely accosiated with the later phase of the Pre-Raphaelite movement.
In addition to painting and stained glass, Burne-Jones worked in a variety of crafts; including designing ceramic tiles, jewellery, tapestries, mosaics and book illustrations.

 the tree of forgiveness

 the last sleep of Arthur in Avalon

 Sleeping beauty

 The Garden Court

 The Mirror of Venus

 The Wedding of Psyche

The Golden Stairs

Stainded Glass Nativity

Kelmscott illustration. Illustration to William Morris' A Dream of John Ball. 

© KH


Elaine T said...

Not familiar with this artist but his works are wonderful. Thanks for sharing :)

Kati H said...

He's British Elaine and you know me, I love the Brits.. :D