Bantam Battering

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1838
Sources of the Work:
Pictorial Object: Bantam Battering
Artist: DGR

Scholarly Commentary


The drawing depicts a scene from DGR's life at school, where a teacher is encouraging a group of older boys to “batter” the new students (see WMR, Family Letters Vol. 2 86-87 ).

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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