Victorian Art & Design
Burne-Jones Quiz


1 What type of paint did Burne-Jones use for his first paintings?

2 At which society did he exhibit them?

3 Which painting did they ask him to remove in 1870?

4 When and where did he again start exhibiting regularly?

5 What is the name of his painting of a king who fell in love with a beggar maid?

6 What is the name of his second  painting based on the Greek legend of Phyllis (who was turned into a tree) and Demophoon?

8 Which Greek legend did he paint for Arthur Balfour?

9 What huge watercolour did Burne-Jones paint for Birmingham?

10 What painting was he working on the day before he died?

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