Drawing for Dantis Amor

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1871? (before April 1871)

Physical Description

Medium: pencil sketch on somewhat yellowed cartridge or watercolour paper
Dimensions: 14 5/8 x 11 3/8 in.
Note: The drawing appears on verso of the 1864 finished watercolour The Gate of Memory .

Production Description

Production Date: 1871? (before April 1871)


Archival History: Ernest Gambart; Christie's sale April 1, 1871 (lot 196), £32. 11 s.; Rev. Moncure Daniel Conway; Humphrey Roberts; Mrs. Alexander Constantine Ionides; Agnew; Janet Camp Troxell 1953; The Makins Collection

Scholarly Commentary


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  • Ainsworth, ““DGR's Dantis Amor,” 69-78.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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