One of a set of photographs commissioned by Rossetti of Morris's wife Jane. She was the model for many of his later paintings including 'La Donna Della Finestra' [The Lady of Pity] and 'The Boat of Love', unfinished canvases in the Birmingham collection (1885P2465 and 1885P2476).

  • Presented by Robert Steele, 1941.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Photographer John R Parsons -
Printer Sir Emery Walker -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
Copy by Emery Walker
Inscription below image Handwritten - Ink


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Painter as Photographer
- John Hansard Gallery, Southampton 1982-10-30 - 1982-12-04
- Wolverhampton Art Gallery 1982-12-11 - 1983-01-09
- Museum of Modern Art, Oxford 1983-02-06 - 1983-03-13
- Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter 1983-03-19 - 1983-04-24
- Djanogly Art Gallery, University of Nottingham 1983-04-30 - 1983-06-04
- Camden Arts Centre, London 1983-06-24 - 1983-07-13
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
136 Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool 2003-10-16 - 2004-01-18
136 Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam 2004-02-27 - 2004-06-06
The Pre-Raphaelites
129 Nationalmuseum, Stockholm 2009-02-26 - 2009-05-24


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
The Pre-Raphaelites
2009 Nationalmuseum, Stockholm cat.129,p.208; fig.54

Associated people

Name Type
Dante Gabriel Rossetti Organised by
Jane Morris Depicted

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