The Day Dream


  • Title

    The Day Dream

  • Artist/maker

    Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828 - 1882)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1878 - 1880
  • Material and technique

    pastel and black chalk

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 104.8 x 76.8 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Miss May Morris, 1939.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Ostermark-Johansen, Lene, Sweetness and Strength: The Reception of Michelangelo in Late Victorian England (Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing, 1998), p. 161, illus. p. 163 fig. 45

Mancoff, Debra N., Jane Morris: The Pre-Raphaelite Model of Beauty (Maldon: Pomegranate Europe, 2000), pl. 40

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