La Bella Mano

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pencil, red chalk, and pastel
Dimensions: 54 x 19 1/2 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1877
Note: Surtees suggests that the date was added later.

Production Description

Production Date: 1877
Exhibition History: Indianapolis and Huntington Hartfor, 1964, (no. 91)


Current Location: Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, Connecticut
Catalog Number: 1956. 34
Archival History: C.A. Howell; Lord Battersea bought the item (no. 48) for £63 at the Rossetti Sale (1883).

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La Bella Mano
Copyright: ©Lyman Allyn Art Museum, New London, Connecticut


  1. image

    Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 2, plate 343.
  2. image

    Wood, Drawings of DGR , plate xii.
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