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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    ca.1847 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Moeller

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ES, shelf 103, box A

Physical description

One of five lithograph printed playing cards depicting the King of Spades, the King of Hearts, the Queen of Hearts, the King of Diamonds and the King of Clubs.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (printed)


ca.1847 (printed)


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

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph on paper


Height: 3.75 in, Width: 2.5 in

Descriptive line

Print by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 1 of 5 playing cards designed by Rossetti, lithograph, Great Britain, ca. 1847

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929
Note by William Rossetti from Departmental Notes.
Marillier, H. C., Dante Gabriel Rossetti an illustrated memorial of his art and life. London: George Bell and Sons, 1899.






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