Astarte Syriaca (studies for heads)

Alternately titled: Venus Astarte (studies for heads)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1875 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: probably charcoal
Dimensions: unknown

Production Description

Production Date: 1875 (circa)
Exhibition History: New Gallery, 1897 (no.72)


Current Location: unknown
Archival History: Rossetti sale (lot 18), £37. 16 s.; Lord Battersea; Christie's sale Mary 15, 1935 (lot 35), £26. 5 s.; R. E. A Wilson

Scholarly Commentary


In the Rossetti sale description, the drawing is described as a set of studies for the heads of Venus and the two attendant spirits.


Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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