Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, 189 (no. 457).
This youthful image of Elizabeth Siddal is probably the first of many drawn by DGR (but see also the early finished
drawing A Parable of
Love). By 1851 she sat for him exclusively, and was a prominent
figure in his art up to and after her death in 1862
Catalogue Raisonné, 189).
See also the commentary for DGR's 1855 pen and ink drawing.