Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones
Standard Name: Burne-Jones, Sir Edward Coley
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After touring Northern France in search of Gothic cathedrals, he and Burne-Jones abandoned their shared intention to enter the church. He turned towards architecture and Burne-Jones to art.
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|Family and Intimate relationships||Rudyard Kipling|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Ethel Wilson|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Virginia Woolf|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Lady Cynthia Asquith|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Lady Cynthia Asquith||
Cynthia's grandmother Madeline Wyndham or Gan Gan was a painter herself and a devotee of the pre-Raphaelites—many of whom, Burne-Jones in particular, were great personal friends. Gan Gan was reputed to be the first woman...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Louisa Baldwin|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Angela Thirkell|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Angela Thirkell||
Angela's Burne-Jones grandparents were important in her growing up. She visited at the London house and spent childhood holidays at the country house of the eminent painter Sir Edward (which she wrote about in her...
|Friends, Associates||Rudyard Kipling|
|Friends, Associates||William Morris|
|Friends, Associates||Algernon Charles Swinburne|
|Friends, Associates||Violet Hunt|
|Friends, Associates||Pauline Johnson|
1 January 1856
The first issue of the Oxford and Cambridge Magazine was published; it sold for a shilling.