This is thought to be a sketch for Beata Beatrix, although Virginia Surtees is hesitant about this identification (see entry in her catalogue raisonee under no. 168D).

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


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti -


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Artists at Work From Sketch to Finish
4a Hampstead Artists Council 1953 - 1953
Artists of Victoria's England
46 Cummer Museum of Art, Jacksonville, Florida 1965-02-02 - 1965-03-14
Dante Alighieri
- Rome 1965 - 1965


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.344.
Chronological List, with notes, of Paintings and Drawings from Dante by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Paget Jackson Toynbee 1971 Fratelli Bocca, Turin pp. 150-51.
Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828-1882, The Paintings and Drawings: A Catalogue Raisonne
Virginia Surtees 1971 Oxford University Press, London vol. 1, no. 168D, p. 95
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Andrea Rose 1977 The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London no. 2B4.


Fanny Cornforth, Charles Fairfax Murray

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Elizabeth Siddal Associated with
Dante Author

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