Silence. For a Design

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Production Description

Document Title: Silence
Author: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Date of composition: 1877
Type of Manuscript: draft
Collation: 1 page
Note: one small manuscript leaf
Scribe: DGR
Corrector: DGR


Current Location: Duke University Library
Catalog Number: Rossetti Writings III. Fragment

Physical Description

Paper: frame maker's invoice

Scholarly Commentary


DGR drafted a rough text of the ekphrasis of a design for Silence on the back of a frame maker's invoice dated 25 June 1877.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Copyright: By permission of the Special Collections Library, Duke University