Rupes Topseiana

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pen and ink
Dimensions: 7 x 4 1/2 in.
Note: The title is written at the lower right.

Production Description

Production Date: 1874
Model: William Morris


Current Location: British Museum
Catalog Number: 1939-5-13-1.(7.)
Purchase Price: gift
Archival History: Jane Burden Morris; May Morris; gift to Dr. Robert Steele

Scholarly Commentary


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Rupes Topseiana
Copyright: © Licensed by the Trustees of the British Museum

Included Text

Earthly Paradise
Note: Text identifies the book on its cover.
We are starving
Note: This text is inscribed on the banner at the upper left, held by caricature of DGR's friends.
& Co.
Note: This note is written upon the ruined temple at the upper left.


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    Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 2, plate 445.
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