An illustration for Edgar Allen Poe's poem 'The Raven' (1845).

  • Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
Poe's Raven
Title bottom right Handwritten - Very faint pencil


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Exhibition of British Art c. 1000-1860
1248 Royal Academy of Arts, London 1934-01-06 - 1934-03-10
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
6 Ramsgate Art Gallery (Kent County Council Libraries and Museums Service) 1988-04-09 - 1988-05-14


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery: Catalogue of the Permanent Collection of Drawings
A E Whitley 1939 Bemrose & Sons, Ltd., Derby p.311
Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828-1882, The Paintings and Drawings: A Catalogue Raisonne
Virginia Surtees 1971 Oxford University Press, London vol. 1, 19A, p. 4; vol. 2. pl. 6.
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Andrea Rose 1977 The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London no. 2B12.


Fanny Cornforth, Charles Fairfax Murray

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Name Type
Edgar Allan Poe Author

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