Joan of Arc

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: oil on panel
Dimensions: 20 1/2 x 18 in.
Signature: DGR
Date on Image: 1882
Note: The monogram and date appear at upper right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1882
Exhibition History: B.F.A.C., 1883 (no.93).
Patron: Valpy
Model: Jane Burden Morris
Note: The features resemble those of Mrs. Morris.


Current Location: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Catalog Number: 685
Archival History: Rossetti Sale (lot 107), £367. 10 s; L. R. Valpy; Christie's Valpy sale May 26, 1883 (lot 100), £94. 10 s; F. S. Ellis; Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge by anonymous donation 1939

Scholarly Commentary


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This was the last painting that DGR worked on while he was staying at Burchington-on-Sea in 1882; he died a few days afterwards.


Joan of Arc
Copyright: ©Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Included Text

Jehane la Pucelle.
Note: These words are inscribed at upper left.


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    Gowans and Gray, Masterpieces of Rossetti , 64.
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