Mrs. Charles Augustus Howell

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: chalk
Technique: red chalk, with touches of blue and white and black
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1869
Other production information determined from the object: F.K.H.
Note: Monogram, date and initials F.K.H. inscribed on scroll at upper right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1869
Model: Kate Howell


Current Location: Commander Penryn Monck
Archival History: C.A. Howell; sold at Christie's, November 15, 1890 (lot 409), to John Bibby for £37; sold at Christie's Bibby Sale, June 3, 1899 (lot 40, entitled Monna Vanna), to Major C.S. Goldman for £57. 15 s; by descent to his son, Commander Penryn Monck

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    Benedetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 279.
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