La Donna Della Finestra

Alternately titled: The Lady of Pity

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: oil
Dimensions: 39 1/2 x 29 in.
Signature: signature
Date on Image: 1879
Note: The signature and date are inscribed at lower right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1879
Exhibition History: R.A., 1883 (no.321); Southport, Centenary Exhibition, 1892; New Gallery 1897 (no.26); Wolverhampton, Art and Industrial Exhibition, 1902; Manchester 1911 (no.213); Fogg Museum of Art 1946 (no.85)
Original Cost: £420
Model: Jane Burden Morris


Current Location: Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University
Catalog Number: 1943. 200
Archival History: F.S. Ellis, £420; Christie's sale May 16, 1885 (lot 91). £538; W.R. Moss; Colonel W.E. Moss; Sotheby's sale February 24, 1937 (lot 39), £300; Grenville L. Winthrop Bequest; Fogg Museum of Art

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La Donna Della Finestra
Copyright: ©President and Fellows of Harvard College, Harvard University


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