Guinicelli's Canzone. Of the Gentle Heart

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1862 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pen and ink wash
Dimensions: 2 x 4 in.

Production Description

Production Date: 1862 (circa)


Current Location: Princeton University Library

Scholarly Commentary


This the fifth of six small drawings that DGR made in a copy of the first edition of The Early Italian Poets (1861) at Princeton. It illustrates Guincelli's famous “Canzone. Of the Gentle Heart” ending on the page with the drawing (page 26).


  • Surtees, “The Early Italian Poets,” 130-131.
Guinicelli's Canzone. Of the Gentle Heart
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