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Creator:
Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 1828–1882, British
Title:

Dante in Meditation Holding a Pomegranate

Date:
ca. 1852
Medium:
Pen and black ink and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 × 7 7/8 inches (22.9 × 20 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in graphite upper right in monogram: "GDR"

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper center: "Mount two inches all round - | put in the glass - gilt edge"; in graphite lower right: "Rossetti, D.G.: Head of Dante"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.3
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
historical subject | meditation | pomegranate | portrait | sitting
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13132
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p.29, no. 117, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 29, no. 117, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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