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Pencil Drawing - Tristram and Yseult drinking the Love Potion - Compositional Study / Giotto Painting the Portrait of Dante - Sketch for the Figure of Dante holding a Pomegranate

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P284
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1867 - 1867

Maker Information

Artist:Dante Gabriel Rossetti - View biography for Dante Gabriel Rossetti


This is a study for the 1867 watercolour now at the Cecil Higgins Art Gallery, Bedford. On the back of the sheet is an earlier sketch of 1852 of Dante for the watercolour 'Giotto Painting the Portrait of Dante' (Andrew Lloyd Webber Collection).

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on paper.


Height:242 mm
Width:180 mm