Giotto Painting the Portrait of Dante (study for the figure of Dante)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Physical Description

Medium: pencil, pen and grey chalk
Dimensions: 20.3 x 17.7 cm
Signature: monogram
Note: Monogram is inscribed in upper right corner.

Production Description

Production Date: 1856-1858
Model: William Michael Rossetti
Note: The model was probably William Michael Rossetti.


Current Location: Private Collection
Archival History: Mr. Milne; Mrs. Peter Milne; Christie's sale October 21, 1975 (lot 146); Private Collection

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  • Benedetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 219.


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    Benedetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 219.
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