Note: Inscription is begun at the upper left, “To,” and
finished at the foot of the drawing, “from D.G.R. Xmas.
'73.” The artist's initials are given as a monogram.
Production Date: 1873 (Christmas)
Addressee: Jane Burden Morris
Model: Jane Burden Morris
Current Location: The Society of Antiquaries, Kelmscott Manor
Archival History: Jane Morris; May Morris; passed through collection of Oxford University; came to
the current owners in 1962
Description: Drawn in the upper right-hand corner of the flyleaf to Burton's
Anatomy of Melancholy, this sketch shows the model's head and shoulders turned three-quarters to the left on
an ink background, and is enclosed within its own line.