The Miraculous Draught of Fishes

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1839 May 26

Physical Description

Medium: pen and ink
Dimensions: 9.5 x 11.5 cm
Assignment: On the verso, WMR has written, “By Gabriel towards 1839.”

Production Description

Production Date: 1839 May 26

Scholarly Commentary


This drawing is one of three Biblical subjects reproduced in The Rossetti Cabinet . As WMR's note on the verso suggests, these images are likely copies, perhaps after Martin and Westall's Illustrations of the Bible, which was known to be a favorite book of the artist.


The Miraculous Draught of Fishes
Copyright: ©Robin Alston

Included Text

The Miraculous Draught of Fishes. Luke C 5- V 8.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
File Name: f102c.rap.xml