J. C. Hook British Institution Exhibition, 1850)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1850 February 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 February 1850 issue of The Critic, WMR wrote a review of the current exhibition at the British Institution. DGR wrote eleven of the individual notices that comprise part of the longer articles written by WMR. This is a favorable commentary on The Departure of the Chevalier Bayard from Brescia by the painter James Clark Hook (1819-1907), whom DGR did not know personally..

Printing History

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

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