Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1855 September 20

Physical Description

Medium: pen and sepia on yellowish paper
Dimensions: 4 7/8 x 4 1/4 in.
Date on Image: Sept 20 1855
Note: The date is inscribed at lower right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1855 September 20
Exhibition History: Tate 1923 (no.230); Arts Council 1962 (no.85)
Original Cost: gift
Note: According to Surtees, this drawing was given to C.A. Howell by Rossetti in gratitude for helping retrieve the manuscript poems from the grave of Elizabeth Siddal.
Model: Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Current Location: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Catalog Number: 683
Archival History: C.A. Howell; Fairfax Murray; Fitzwilliam Museum July 1909

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Copyright: ©Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge


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