Ruth Herbert

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1858 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: oil
Technique: oil on panel
Dimensions: 18 x 14
Signature: monogram
Note: Monogram located at right center.
Date of restoration: 1866
Restoration Description: Retouched or partly repainted in 1866.

Production Description

Production Date: 1858 (circa)
Exhibition History: Leicester Galleries, The Victorian Romantics, 1949, (no.78); Rome, Dante Gabriele Rossetti e i Preraffaelliti , June 1958
Model: Louisa Ruth Herbert Crabbe


Current Location: Mrs. Virginia Surtees
Purchase Price: £52. 10 s
Archival History: Purchased in 1866 by J. Hamilton Trist for £52. 10 s; sold at Trist sale, Christie's, April 9, 1892 (lot 107) for £14. 14 s to his son, H.H. Trist; sold at Mrs. Trist sale, Christie's, April 23, 1937 (lot 92) for £42; purchased from Leicester Galleries in 1949 for £94 by Mrs. Virginia Surtees

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