‘“Hist!”, Said Kate the Queen’ (Head of Maid)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1849 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions: unknown

Production Description

Production Date: 1849 (circa)


Current Location: unknown
Archival History: WMR

Scholarly Commentary


In his discussion of the DGR's ‘“Hist!”, Said Kate the Queen’ , H.C. Marillier described a remnant of the original canvas depicting the head of a maid, then located in the collection of William Michael Rossetti. This picture is now lost, and known only in reproduction ( DGR: An Illustrated Memorial , 34).



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    Marillier, DGR: An Illustrated Memorial , 34.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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