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The Godhead Fires (The Birth of Galatea, from Pygmalion)

Engraver:
Charles William Campbell (British, Tottenham, Middlesex 1855–1887)
Artist:
After Sir Edward Burne-Jones (British, Birmingham 1833–1898 Fulham)
Publisher:
Robert Dunthorne (London)
Date:
September 1, 1885
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed within plate line): 14 3/8 × 10 13/16 in. (36.5 × 27.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1969
Accession Number:
69.524.49
Not on view
Signature: in graphite, lower left: "E Burne-Jones" [that of Charles Cambell trimmed away lower right]

Inscription: in plate, lower center: "Published Sept. 1st, 1885 by Robert Dunthorne at the Rembrandt Head in Vigo Street, London W"
Vendor: Rockman Prints (New York)
Hartnoll et al. 1988, no. 2, pp. 26, 54
Julian Hartnoll, John Christian, Christopher Newall The Reproductive Engravings after Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones. 1988, cat. no. 2, fig. no. pl. 6, pp. 26, 54, ill.



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