Burd Alane

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: oil
Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
Signature: monogram
Note: Monogram located at lower left.

Production Description

Production Date: 1861
Exhibition History: B.F.A.C., 1883 (no.25); Manchester, 1911 (no.163); Tate, Loan Exhibition of Works by Pre-Raphaelite Painters from collections in Lancashire , 1913 (no.30); Port Sunlight, 1948 (no.178); Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, Leathart Collection , October 1968 (no.61)


Current Location: Mrs. Leathart Rae
Archival History: Sold at Plint Estate Sale at Christie's on March 7, 1862 (lot 267) for £68. 5 s. to Crofts; James Leathart; Sold at Leathart Sale Christie's on June 19, 1897 (lot 46) for £84; Bought by the family; Mrs. Edward Rae; Mrs. Leathart Rae

Scholarly Commentary


There has been some hesitancy in the attribution of this work to DGR.



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    Radford, Dante Gabriel Rossetti , 18.
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    Hollyer print, Delaware Art Museum.
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