This skecth shows Jane Burden (later Morris) standing and seated, alongside William Morris with his familia open stance and Arthur Ford Hughes (the son of Arthur Hughes) as a baby

  • Presented by Miss Emily Hughes, 1934.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
DG.R. Oct 5/57
Signature and date bottom centre Handwritten - Ink


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Jane Morris
- William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow 1986-11-01 - 1987-03-01


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. 367.
Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828-1882, The Paintings and Drawings: A Catalogue Raisonne
Virginia Surtees 1971 Oxford University Press, London vol. 1, no. 705, p. 226; vol. 2, pl. 494.
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Andrea Rose 1977 The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London no. 2G10.


Given by the artist to Arthur Hughes; bequeathed to his daughter, Emily Hughes, by whom it was presented in 1934 to City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.

Associated people

Name Type
William Morris Artist's model
Jane Morris Artist's model

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