Paetus and Arria

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1872


◦ Marillier, DGR: An Illustrated Memorial, 169.

◦ Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, 130 (no. 230).

Scholarly Commentary


This is a design for a painting that DGR never executed. The textual source, in Pliny, is cited and summarized by DGR in one of his small notebooks.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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