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Christina Rossetti

(1830-1894), Poet

Christina Georgina Rossetti

Sitter in 6 portraits
Poet; best known for her lyrical poems on the theme of unhappy love and loss; also wrote religious and meditative poetry and verse for children; among her best-known works are ''Goblin Market'' and '' Other Poems'', 1862, and ''The Prince's Progress'', 1866; she was sister of the poet and painter D.G. Rossetti, and of the art critic W.M.Rossetti.

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Christina Rossetti, after Dante Gabriel Rossetti - NPG P1273(1b)

Christina Rossetti

after Dante Gabriel Rossetti
photograph of drawing, albumen print, 1877
NPG P1273(1b)

'Work in Progress',  - NPG 7145

'Work in Progress'

acrylic on paper collaged on panels, 2021-2022
On display in Room 33 on Floor 0 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 7145

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