The Countess of Carlisle

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: colored chalk on blue-grey paper
Dimensions: 25 1/4 x 19 1/2 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1870
Note: Monogram and date located in the lower left corner.

Production Description

Production Date: 1870
Model: Rosalind Stanley Howard, Countess of Carlisle
Note: Lady Carlisle sat for this portrait at age 25.


Current Location: Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Archival History: Countess of Carlisle; by descent to her daughter, Lady Mary Murray, who presented it to the Ashmolean Museum in 1943

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The Countess of Carlisle
Copyright: ©Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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