The Beloved (study for bridesmaid)

Alternately titled: The Bride (study for bridesmaid)
Alternately titled: The King's Daughter (study for bridesmaid)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pencil
Dimensions: 18 3/4 x 13 1/2 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1865
Note: The monogram and date are inscribed at lower left.

Production Description

Production Date: 1865
Model: Keomi
Note: The sitter was Keomi, a gypsy girl, the mistress of Frederick Sandys.


Current Location: Victoria and Albert Museum
Catalog Number: E. 2914-1927
Archival History: J.R. Holliday Bequest to Museum 1927

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The Beloved (study for bridesmaid)
Copyright: © V&A Images/Victoria and Albert Museum


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    Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , plate 265.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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