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Mrs. William Morris: 1429

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Mrs. William Morris


Draughtsman: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel




History note: Given to G.P. Boyce by the artist, 23 March 1864; Boyce Sale, Christie's, 1 July 1897 (lot 164) £21; L.W. Hodson; Hodson Sale, Christie's, 25 June 1906 (lot 96) £44.2s

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927-08) by Holliday, J. R.


Production date: AD 1860

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Paper Height 219 mm Width 178 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: DGR
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Upton Xmas 1860
  • Location: Upper left corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date
  • Text: DG127
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Lent by J.R. Holliday Esq., Head of Mrs Morris
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: City of Manchester Art Gallery, Autumn Exhibition 1911
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1429
Primary reference Number: 13366
Surtees: 365
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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