Though Elizabeth Siddal later modelled for this composition, the date appears too early and the clothes in this drawing too conventional to be Elizabeth .

  • 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
monogram NOV. 1851
Monogram bottom left Handwritten - Pencil


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
- Stroud Festival 1967-09 - 1967-10
Pre-Raphaelite Art: Paintings, Drawings, Engravings, Sculpture, Chintzes, Wallpapers: An Exhibition Arranged by the State Art Galleries of Australia
76 Australian State Galleries (Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney) 1962-03 - 1962-10
Dante Gabriel Rossetti: Painter and Poet
61 Royal Academy of Arts, London 1973 - 1973


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. 313.
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings
1947 Roland, Browse & Delbanco, London p. 9
Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828-1882, The Paintings and Drawings: A Catalogue Raisonne
Virginia Surtees 1971 Oxford University Press, London vol. 1, no. 62C, p. 24; vol. 2, pl. 59.
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Andrea Rose 1977 The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London no. 1B2.


Charles Fairfax Murray

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Emma Madox Brown Artist's model

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