Mrs. William Morris

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1875 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pen and brown ink on writing paper
Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 4 3/8 in.

Production Description

Production Date: 1875 (circa)
Exhibition History: Rossetti Exhibition (no.28)
Model: Jane Burden Morris


Current Location: Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery
Catalog Number: 362'04

Scholarly Commentary


Surtees notes that this sketch was originally intended to serve as a design for a companion picture to La Ghirlandata , but it was never realized ( A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 1, 180).


  • Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, 180 (no. 401).
Mrs. William Morris
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