‘The Sun May Shine and We Be Cold’

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1848 May

Physical Description

Medium: pen and brown ink
Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 6 1/4
Signature: Dante G. Rossetti to his friend, Alex Munro
Date on Image: May/48
Note: Signature and note inscribed along the foot of the drawing. Date in lower left corner.

Production Description

Production Date: 1848 May
Exhibition History: Tate Gallery, 1923 (no.195)


Current Location: unknown
Archival History: Given by the artist to Alex Munro; by descent to his daughter-in-law, Mrs. J. A. R. Munro; recently (as of 2005) sold by Peter Nahum at Leicester Galleries.

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‘The Sun May Shine and We Be Cold’
Copyright: Courtesy of Peter Nahum at Leicester Galleries: www.leicestergalleries.com
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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