Preparatory studies 

Study of Female Head to Right by Burne Jones
Study of Female Head to Right, 1889 

Burne-Jones produced studies and drawings as research for larger drawings, watercolours and tapestries. Including studies made for major works such as his 'Pygmalion Series', 'The Briar Rose Series' and 'The Wheel of Fortune'. They reveal Burne-Jones’ exhaustive method of building compositions and his passion for Romantic and classical literature.