Mrs. James Leathart
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
1862 December ?
Dimensions: 16 1/4 x 11 in.
Production Date: 1862 December ?
Exhibition History: Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle,
Leathart Collection, Oct. 1968 (no.64)
Model: Maria Leathart
Current Location: Mrs. Rodolfo Mele
Archival History: James Leathart; by descent to his son, Gilbert Leathart, who bequeathed it to his daughter, Mrs. Rodolfo Mele
“Study for the
which in all essentials it resembles. Both hands rest on the spine of a book, her right one holding a rose” (see Surtees,
A Catalogue Raisonné
, vol. 1, 171).
Electronic Archive Edition: 1