A Girl

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1856-1869 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pencil
Dimensions: 4 15/16 x 3 1/2 in.

Production Description

Production Date: 1856-1869 (circa)
Model: J. St. George[?]
Note: On the verso, in Rossetti's hand, there reads: “J. St. G.” Surtees records that the Birmingham Catalogue believes this is DGR's record of the model, J. St. George, a daughter of Madame Vestris.


Current Location: Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery
Catalog Number: 389'04
Archival History: Fanny Cornforth; Fairfax Murray; Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery

Scholarly Commentary


Surtees questions whether this sketch might be a study for Red Lion Mary , where the position of the head is similar to this sketch.


A Girl
Copyright: ©Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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