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A study for the oil painting Found (now in Delaware Art Museum) which was begun in 1859 but never finished.

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

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
"Found"
Title reverse bottom centre Handwritten - Pencil
 

Exhibitions

Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Works by English Pre-Raphaelite Painters Lent by the Art Gallery Committee of the Birmingham Corporation
40 Tate Gallery, London 1911-12 - 1912-03
 
The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood
220(6) City Museums and Art Gallery, Birmingham 1947-06-07 - 1947-07-27
 
Pre-Raphaelite Art: Paintings, Drawings, Engravings, Sculpture, Chintzes, Wallpapers: An Exhibition Arranged by the State Art Galleries of Australia
- Australian State Galleries (Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney) 1962-03 - 1962-10
 
La Peinture Romantique Anglaise et les Pre-Raphaelites
224 Petit Palais, Paris 1972-01-21 - 1972-04-16
 
Dante Gabriel Rossetti: Painter and Poet
71 Royal Academy of Arts, London 1973-01-13 - 1973-03-11
 
Focus on Found
no cat. Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington 1992-11-12 - 1993-02-07
 

Literature

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.314.
 
Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828-1882, The Paintings and Drawings: A Catalogue Raisonne
Virginia Surtees 1971 Oxford University Press, London vol. 1, no. 64E, p. 29; vol. 2, pl. 69.
 
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Andrea Rose 1977 The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London no. 1B5.
 
British Paintings, Watercolours and Drawings
1995 Leger Galleries, London pp. 46-47.

Provenance

Fanny Cornforth, Charles Fairfax Murray

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