Dante drawing an Angel on the Anniversary of Beatrice's Death

Details

  • Title

    Dante drawing an Angel on the Anniversary of Beatrice's Death

  • Artist/maker

    Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828 - 1882)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1853
  • Material and technique

    watercolour and bodycolour on paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 42 x 61 cm (height x width)
    frame 73.2 x 91.6 x 6 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Mrs Thomas Combe, 1893.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1894.16

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Further reading

Alighieri, Dante, and others, La Vita Nuova (Milan: SilvanaEditoriale, 2003), illus. p. 30

Birchall, Heather, Pre-Raphaelites (Taschen, 2015), illus. pp.44-45

Harrison Colin, Palmer Caroline, Wodehouse Katherine, Dickinson Harry, Great British Drawings (Oxford, 2015), p. 180 no. 62, illus. p. 42

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