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Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882), Painter and poet

Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sitter in 29 portraits
Artist associated with 22 portraits
Rossetti was a painter and poet; a founding member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (1848), and closely associated with Edward Burne-Jones and William Morris. After the death of his first wife and model Elizabeth Siddal, Rossetti would rekindle a long and complicated relationship with his model, muse, and wife of his friend William, Jane Morris, whom he met whilst working on the Oxford Union murals. Images of Jane filled his pictures and poems, creating the Pre-Raphaelite image of the 'femme fatale'.

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x131297

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

by W. & D. Downey
albumen cabinet card, December 1862
NPG x131297

Ax38169

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, mid-late 1870s? (December 1862)
NPG Ax38169

x12959

William Bell Scott; Dante Gabriel Rossetti; John Ruskin

by William Downey, for W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 29 June 1863
NPG x12959

x128797

William Bell Scott; John Ruskin; Dante Gabriel Rossetti

by William Downey, for W. & D. Downey
albumen cabinet card, 29 June 1863
NPG x128797

Ax38133

William Bell Scott; Dante Gabriel Rossetti; John Ruskin

by William Downey, for W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 29 June 1863
NPG Ax38133

D9932

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

possibly after Dante Gabriel Rossetti
photographic print, (circa 1860s)
NPG D9932

D16901

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

after Unknown artist
etching and aquatint, 1882 or after
NPG D16901

D16902

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

by Charles William Sherborn, after Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson)
etching, published 1891 (1864)
NPG D16902