Aurea Catena

Alternately titled: Golden Chain

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1868 (circa)
Model: Jane Burden Morris


◦ Marillier, DGR: An Illustrated Memorial, 150, [150b recto], 203.

◦ Stephens, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 70-73.

◦ Surtees, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, 120 (no. 209).

◦ Surtees, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 2 (plate 297).

◦ Wood, Drawings of DGR, [105] (plate XLIII).

Scholarly Commentary


DGR executed one version of this picture, called—“Golden Chain”— by WMR after DGR's death. Closely related to it is one of DGR's drawings of Mrs. Morris.

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