Six figures lying prone in horizontal frieze-like fashion at feet of seated, crowned figure seated on thrown at right. All sleeping. Rose vine growing over curtained backdropped and amongst figures.


  • Title: The Council Chamber
  • Date: 1872/1892
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings: EBJ, 1872-92 (LRC)
  • Provenance: Agnew's, London; bought by Samuel Bancroft, June 1892., Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Memorial, 1935
  • Physical Dimensions: w105.625 x h49.5 in (Complete)
  • Painter: Edward Burne-Jones
  • Type: Paintings
  • Rights: Photograph and digital image © Delaware Art Museum. Not for reproduction or publication.
  • External Link: http://www.delart.org/
  • Medium: Oil on canvas

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