Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1880
Rhyme: aa
Meter: iambic
Genre: couplet


◦ Marillier, DGR: An Ilustrated Memorial, 190-191

◦ WMR, DGR Designer and Writer, 97-98

◦ Sharp, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 260-62

◦ Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné vol. 1, 261.


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

Scholarly Commentary


The couplet DGR wrote to accompany his oil painting Mnemosyne was printed by William Michael Rossetti in Works (1911). The painting itself is at the Wilmington Society of Fine Arts, Delaware.

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