Dante's Dream at the Time of the Death of Beatrice (study for head of attendant)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: black, red and white crayons on pale–green paper
Dimensions: 17 3/4 x 15 in.
Signature: monogram
Date on Image: 1870
Note: The monogram and date are inscribed at lower left.

Production Description

Production Date: 1870
Exhibition History: B.F.A.C., 1883 (no.60); Fogg Museum of Art 1946 (no.77).
Model: Marie Spartali Stillman
Note: Mrs. Stillman sat for this sketch of the head of the right–hand attendant.


Current Location: Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University
Catalog Number: 1943. 740
Archival History: Clarence E. Fry; Robert Harrison; Grenville L. Winthrop Bequest; Fogg Museum of Art , Harvard University

Scholarly Commentary


Commentary is not yet available for this image.



  1. image

    Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. 2 (plate 100).
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
File Name: s81.r-1j.rap.xml