The Beloved (photograph)

Alternately titled: The Bride (photograph)
Alternately titled: The King's Daughter (photograph)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: oil

Production Description

Production Date: 1873
Model: [first name unknown] Mackenzie
Note: The model was a professional model popular at the time.
Repainting: 1873

Scholarly Commentary


This is an early state of the painting. According to Marillier, Rossetti had the canvas photographed in 1873 after he had made a few changes to the painting, but before it was completed.



  1. image

    Radford, Dante Gabriel Rossetti , 28.
  2. image

    Delaware Art Museum print.
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