Elizabeth Siddal

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pencil
Dimensions: 10 1/4 x 4 in.

Production Description

Production Date: 1856?
Exhibition History: Ashmolean Museum, Rossetti's Portraits of Elizabeth Siddal, 1991 (no.14)
Model: Elizabeth Siddal


Current Location: Art Institute of Chicago
Catalog Number: 1989.472
Archival History: Rossetti Sale (lot 127), £6. 16 s. 6 d.; Professor Daniel Oliver; Captain Philip Oliver, R.N.; Art Institute of Chicago

Scholarly Commentary


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  • Mancoff, “Is There Substance Behind the Shadows?,”21-28.
  • Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné ,vol. 1, 194 (no. 490).
Elizabeth Siddal
Copyright: Dante Gabriel Charles Rossetti, British, 1828-1882, Elizabeth Siddall (Mrs. Dante Gabriel Rossetti), c. 1854, graphite, 26 x 10.2 cm, Restricted gift of Alan Rutenberg and Dr. William D. Shorey; William O. Hunt Fund in honor of Harold Joachim; Mr. and Mrs. William O. Hunt and Sarah R. Shorey Endowment, 1989.472. Digital image file © The Art Institute of Chicago. All Rights Reserved.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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