Mrs. William Morris

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pencil
Dimensions: 17 1/2 x 13 1/4 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1865
Note: Monogram and date located in lower right corner.

Production Description

Production Date: 1865
Model: Jane Burden Morris


Current Location: Raphael Esmerian
Archival History: Mrs. Thomas Ayres, from whom it was purchased by Sir Sydney Cockerell in 1905; bought by H.P. Kraus in 1957 for £500; Raphael Esmerian

Scholarly Commentary


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Description: “Head in profile to right, slightly lowered. Hair worn in a narrow plait over the crown of the head. The dress is rolled down at the neck into a soft collar,” (see Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 1, 175).
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
File Name: s366.rap.xml