The Blue Bower (study)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1863 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pencil and black chalk
Dimensions: 20 x 14 in.
Signature: monogram
Note: The monogram is inscribed at lower right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1863 (circa)
Exhibition History: BFAC 1883 (no.130)


Current Location: Private Collection
Archival History: G.P. Boyce; Christie's July 1, 1897 (lot 22), £35. 14 s.; Fairfax Murray; J. Dyson Perrins; Christie's sale December 14, 1979 (lot 233); Private Collection

Scholarly Commentary


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  • Benedetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 252.
  • Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 1, 103 (no. 178C).
  • Highly Important English Drawings and Watercolours, Christie's 13&14 December 1979.
The Blue Bower (study)
Copyright: Highly Important English Drawings and Watercolours (Christie's 13&14 December 1979)
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
File Name: s178c.rap.xml