“Garden of the Hesperides” chest, 1887-88

Designed by Edward Burne-Jones (designer), built by Charles Lumley, molded and gilded by Osmund Weeks

Wood with gold leaf and paint over gesso

41 1/2 x 74 1/4 x 27 1/2 in.

Bequeathed by Helen Mary Gaskell, 1940

© Birmingham Museums Trust

Courtesy American Federation of Arts

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