Fanny Cornforth

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1862 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pencil
Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 11 1/4 in.
Signature: monogram
Note: Monogram in lower left corner.

Production Description

Production Date: 1862 (circa)
Model: Fanny Cornforth


Current Location: Brinsley Ford

Scholarly Commentary


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Description: “Almost whole-length, reclining in a chair, wearing a dress with a full billowing skirt. Head on the left in profile to right; the net holding her chignon has fallen away. Her left arm is raised to the back of her chair” (Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 1, 162 (no. 291)).


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    Ritchie English Drawings, An Anthology , 84.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
File Name: s291.rap.xml