The Discovery

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pen and ink
Dimensions: 23 x 18 cm
Signature: D.G.R.
Other production information determined from the object: Beneath the figure is inscribed in an unknown hand: “The Discovery. ÆTAT. XXIV”
Note: Initials are thought to have been added by Edward Burne-Jones.

Production Description

Production Date: 1858
Model: William Morris


Current Location: Princeton University Library, Troxell Collection
Catalog Number: 12895
Archival History: Janet Camp Troxell; Princeton University Library

Scholarly Commentary


  • Princeton University Library Chronicle XXXII. No. 2 (Spring 1972), 171 [fig. 2]
The Discovery
Copyright: ©Princeton University Library, Troxell Collection
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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