Edward Burne-Jones was one of the key figures in Victorian art. Seen as the last major figure associated with the Pre-Raphaelites, he led the movement into new symbolist directions.
The Series paintings titled Briar Rose are inscribed by William Morris a poem dedicated to the same subject as the paintings. The poem was recreated and installed in the exhibition.
Campaign identity and interpretation design: Tate Design Studio
Series painting room: Photo © Tate (Joe Humphrys & Oli Cowling)
Manton large graphic: Photo © Tate (Joe Humphrys)