Pandora (finished study)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: chalk
Dimensions: 37 x 26 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1869
Note: Monogram and date are inscribed in the lower right, with the title appearing in the upper left.

Production Description

Production Date: 1869
Exhibition History: R.A., 1883 (no. 327); New Gallery, 1897 (no. 7)
Model: Jane Burden Morris


Current Location: L. S. Lowry, R. A.
Archival History: William Graham; sold at the Christie's Graham sale, April 3, 1886 ( no. 98) for £115; Charles Butler; by descent to his grandson, Charles Butler; given to F.E. Smith in 1964; David Hughes; sold to Stone Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne; purchased by the present owner in 1968

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    Wood, Drawings of DGR , 71 (plate xxvi).
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    WMR, Poems of DGR, with Illustrations, 134.
  3. Delaware Art Museum print.

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    Benedetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 291.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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