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Pen Drawing - Half-length sketch of a young Woman / Benedick and Beatrice - Figure Sketch of a Woman (verso)

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P438
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1850 - 1851

Maker Information

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


Bust of a woman for an unidentified subject. On the back of the sheet is a sketch for one of the figures in Benedick and Beatrice, from Much Ado About Nothing.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pen and ink on Whatman writing paper (quarto size with 1849 watermark).

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Height:182 mm
Width:223 mm