Alternately titled: Portrait of a Little Girl Seated in a Chair
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Dimensions: 19 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.
Other production information determined from the object: Inscribed in pencil in DGR's hand at the top of the paper:
“It is not a bit like, but beastly. I only send it
supposing you wouldnt wish it to go in the fire, but if you do, put
it there. Some day I'll do a better, says your DGR.”
Production Date: 1861
Exhibition History: Huntington Hartford Collection, New York and the Herron Museum of Art, Indianapolis, 1964,
The Pre-Raphaelites: a loan exibition of paintings and drawings by members of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and their associates, (no.76)
Model: Winifred Heaton
Note: The model is possibly Winifred Heaton.
Model: Monica Heaton
Note: The model is possibly Monica Heaton.
Current Location: University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor
Catalog Number: 1962/2.29
Archival History: Aldam Heaton; thence by descent to his great-grandson
Christopher Calthrop; Sold at Sotheby's, May 9, 1962 (lot 102) for
£50 to Alister Mathews, from whom it was purchased that same
year by the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann