The Cavalier

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1842
Sources of the Work:
Pictorial Object: The Cavalier
Artist: DGR

Scholarly Commentary


DGR sent this drawing to his aunt Charlotte in a letter of 2 June 1842, in fulfillment of a promise to make a drawing for her: “It is intended as an illustration of the following verses [“The Cavalier”], by Sir Walter Scott” (see Fredeman, Correspondence, 42. 2 ).

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