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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, born 1828 - died 1882
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860-1880 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, born 1828 - died 1882 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, brush and wash drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.1845-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2B, shelf DR105, box SS7

Physical description

Pencil, brush and wash drawing of a bearded saint, full-length with clasped hands, with two more studies of saints in the top right hand corner. Inscribed with the artist's name and address on the back.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1860-1880 (made)

Artist/maker

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, born 1828 - died 1882 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, brush and wash drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in pen on back 'D. G. Rossetti Esqre. 16 Cheyne Walk Chelsea. Architectural drawings by Book Post'.

Dimensions

Height: 39.5 in Average size, Width: 15 in

Object history note

Purchased from Thomas Keynes in 1946.

Descriptive line

Pencil, brush and wash drawing of a bearded saint, full-length with clasped hands, with two more studies of saints in the top right hand corner, by Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Great Britain, ca. 1860-1880.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.

Materials

Paper; Pencil; Brush

Techniques

Brush-work; Drawing; Wash

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Christianity; Christianity; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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