Mary in the House of St. John

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1854 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pencil
Dimensions: 11 x 10 1/2 in.
Note: “Mary in the House of John the Evangelist” is written in an unknown hand along the bottom.

Production Description

Production Date: 1854 (circa)


Current Location: Michael Palmer, Esq.

Scholarly Commentary


This is an early preparatory pencil sketch for Mary in the House of St. John .


  • Grieve, The Art of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 33.
  • Royal Academy, Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Painter and Poet, 39 (no. 114).
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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