Christina Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: oil
Dimensions: 6 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.
Signature: D.G.R.
Date on Image: 1848
Note: The signature and date are inscribed at left: “C. G. R. by D. G. R. 1848.” WMR's inscription appears on verso: “This seems to be the first coloured work that D. G. R. completed.”

Production Description

Production Date: 1848
Exhibition History: New Gallery 1897 (no.38); Manchester 1920 (no.7); R.A., 1973 (no.7)
Model: Christina Georgina Rossetti


Current Location: Mrs. Roderic O'Conor
Archival History: Eliza Polidori; WMR; Arthur Rossetti; Mrs. Roderic O'Conor

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    Gowans and Gray, Masterpieces of DGR , 6.
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