Study of a Girl Holding a Leaf

Alternately titled: Head of a Woman

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1870 (circa)

Scholarly Commentary


This is a pose that DGR favored. The sitter may be the Countess of Carlisle (see commentary for DGR's chalk drawing in the Ashmolean as well as the other chalk drawing owned by George Howard. The latter resembles this picture.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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