Frank Stone: Sympathy (British Institution Exhibition,1850

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1850 December 15
Genre: art criticism


Editorial glosses and textual notes are available in a pop-up window. Line numbering reflects the structure of the 1911.

Scholarly Commentary


In the the 15 February1850 issue of The Critic, WMR wrote a long review of the current exhibition at the British Institution. DGR wrote eleven of the individual notices that appear in the longer articles contributed by WMR to The Critic. This is his damning account of the painting Sympathy by Dickens' close friend Frank Stone (1800-1859).

Printing History

First published as part of WMR's notice in The Critic and later collected by WMR in his edition of 1911.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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