Astarte Syriaca (composition study)

Alternately titled: Venus Astarte (composition study)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: mauve and blank ink
Dimensions: 12 x 6 5/8 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1875
Note: The monogram is inscribed at lower left, the date at lower right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1875
Exhibition History: B.F.A.C., 1883 (no.117)
Patron: Clarence Fry
Note: DGR gave Fry this study with the finished oil painting.


Current Location: Private Collection
Archival History: Clarence E. Fry; Mrs. C.E. Fry; Unknown Collector in London 1959; Private Collection

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