The Visitation

Alternately titled: Joseph and Mary at the House of St. Elizabeth

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: Sepia wash on paper
Dimensions: 747 x 478 mm

Production Description

Production Date: 1861


Current Location: Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Catalog Number: 1957-0009-313
Note: The cartoon was donated to the museum by Archdeacon F. H. D. Smythe

Scholarly Commentary


This is DGR's finished cartoon design for the stained glass window that was eventually installed in All Saints Church, Selsley. It radically modifies the design that DGR initially made.


  • Sewter, “DGRs Designs for Stained Glass,” 420.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
File Name: sa29.rap.xml