Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Medium: pencil and black chalk
Dimensions: 19 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.
Note: A pencil inscription in Boyce's hand appears at lower right: “Given by D.G.R. to G.P.B. March 1st 1856.”
Production Date: 1850 (circa)
Exhibition History: B.F.A.C., 1883 (no.109); New Gallery 1897 (no.71); Manchester 1911 (no.134); Tate 1923 (no.326); Maas Gallery,
Pre-Raphaelites and their Contemporaries, 1962 (no.77)
Model: Miss Mead was the model for the dancing girl.
Current Location: Virginia Surtees
Purchase Price: gift
Archival History: G.P. Boyce; Christie's sale July 1, 1897 (part of lot 20); Sir Charles Holmes; Sir Sydney Cockerell; Virginia Surtees 1859
Electronic Archive Edition: 1