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    Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, born 1828 - died 1882
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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1861 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by R. A. Walker, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    E.434-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 178

Physical description

Etching of a woman kissing a kneeling knight with a sword. Text at the bottom of the print.

Place of Origin

Italy (possibly, made)

Date

1861 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Signed D G R (monogr.)
Lettered From a drawing on a zinc plate by D. G. Rossetti intended for
the title-page of the Early Italian Poets. 1861.
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Dimensions

Height: 6 1/4 in, Width: 4 7/16 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti: Projected title-page (unused) to "Early Italian Poets."

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Literature; Poets

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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