Mr. Madox Brown's Pictures--The Liverpool Academy:

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1856 September 6
Genre: review

Scholarly Commentary


This is the second of three prose commentaries DGR produced about his friend and early mentor. The first of the three was written in 1851 and the third, a biographical notice, in 1857.

Textual History: Composition

In a letter to Madox Brown written on September 6, 1856, DGR remarks, “The article is to be written to-day, chiefly about the Liverpool pictures, and will no doubt be published in a day or two.” See WMR, DGR as Designer and Writer, 139

Printing History

The article appeared in the “Fine Arts” section of the London Daily News (Tuesday, September 9, 1856).

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