The Parable of the Vineyard: The Slaying of the Lord's Son

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1861


◦ Sewter, Stained Glass, 66-68.

◦ Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, 83 (no. 138).

Scholarly Commentary


This is the sixth of the series of seven designs that DGR made for a set of stained glass windows to be manufactured by “The Firm”, that is to say, the partnership of Morris, Marshall, Faulkner and Co. founded in April 1861. (See commentary for The Parable of the Vineyard: The Planting of the Vine.)


Based on Matthew 20: 1-16 .

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