The Boat of Love (study)

Alternately titled: The Barque of Love

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1855 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pencil
Dimensions: 7 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.

Production Description

Production Date: 1855 (circa)


Current Location: Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery
Catalog Number: 292'04
Archival History: W.M. Rossetti; Fairfax Murray

Scholarly Commentary


This study resembles another sketch for this subject, with alterations in the placement of the figures' hands.


The Boat of Love (study)
Copyright: © Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery


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    Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 2, plate 346.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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