La Donna Della Finestra (finished drawing)

Alternately titled: The Lady of Pity

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pastel on greenish paper
Dimensions: 33 x 28 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1870
Note: The monogram and date are inscribed at lower left.

Production Description

Production Date: 1870
Exhibition History: Worcester 1882 (no.465); Bradford, Exhibition of Fine Arts, 1904 (no.937); Port Sunlight 1948 (no.169); Newcastle 1971 (no.68); Manchester 1972 (no.52); R.A., 1973 (no.362)
Model: Jane Burden Morris


Current Location: Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester University
Catalog Number: 752
Archival History: Rossetti Sale (lot 35), £53. 11 s.; S.M. Milne; Sotheby's sale April 21, 1921 (lot 202); Croal Thomson; Whitworth Art Gallery 1921, £165

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La Donna Della Finestra (finished drawing)
Copyright: ©The Whitworth Art Gallery, The University of Manchester


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Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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