From the artist's notebook. The sitter is possibly Jane Morris who was an accomplished embroiderer.

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


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Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti -


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Jane Morris exhibition
- William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow 1986-11-01 - 1987-03-01
The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery in Women's Life 1300-1900
160 Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester 1988-05-27 - 1988-08-29
160 Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1988-09-22 - 1988-10-30


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. 357.
Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828-1882, The Paintings and Drawings: A Catalogue Raisonne
Virginia Surtees 1971 Oxford University Press, London vol. 1, no. 719, p. 228; vol. 2, pl. 496.
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Andrea Rose 1977 The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London no. 3D1.


William Michael Rossetti, Charles Fairfax Murray

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