The Subject of Imitative Painting

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Production Description

Document Title: The Subject of Imitative Painting
Author: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Date of composition: 1852?
Type of Manuscript: holograph fair copy
Person to Whom the Manuscript was Assigned: DGR
Collation: 2 pages


Current Location: Library of the South African National Gallery

Physical Description

Paper: pale rose unlined
Dimensions of Document: 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in

Scholarly Commentary


This small manuscript is among the loose papers in the Robert Wahl collection in the South African National Gallery. Its date is uncertain but the handwriting suggests a relatively early date.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Source File: 5p-1852.sangms.rad.xml
Copyright: Published with the permission of Iziko Museums of Cape Town