Michael Scott's Wooing (For a Picture)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Production Description

Document Title: [Letter to Theodore Watts-Dunton]
Author: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Date of composition: 1876 January 4
Type of Manuscript: manuscript letter with poetry


Current Location: The British Library, Ashley Collection
Catalog Number: Ashley 1411


  • Burnett, The Ashley Catalogue I. 82-83.
  • Fredeman, Correspondence, 76.6.

Scholarly Commentary


This letter to Watts-Dunton is one of three from late 1875 and early 1876 in which DGR renewed his interest in writing the ballad on Michael Scott. This letter is dated 4 January 1876.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Source File: ashley1411.rad.xml
Copyright: By permission of The British Library