Dr. Johnson at the Mitre

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pen and ink
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: Paris 1860
Note: Monogram, inscription and date on lower right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1860
Exhibition History: R.A., 1883 (no.341); Manchester, 1911 (no.143); Tate, 1911 (no.7); Tate, 1923 (no.194); Birmingham, 1947 (no.109); Newcastle, 1971 (no.38); R.A., 1973 (no.304); Torre de'Passeri, Pescara, 1984


Current Location: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Catalog Number: 1425
Archival History: George Boyce; Sold at Boyce Sale at Christie's on July 1, 1897 (lot 157) for £42 to L. W. Hodson; Sold at Hodson Sale at Christie's on June 25 1906 (lot 89) for £68. 5 s; J. R. Holliday Bequest, 1927, to the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

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Dr. Johnson at the Mitre
Copyright: ©Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge


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    Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 2, plate 183.
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