Benedetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, 237.◦
Surtees, A Catalogue
Raisonné, vol. 1, 157-158 (no. 268).
Alice Boyd, William Bell Scott's close friend,
owned Penkill Castle, where DGR—twice a visitor in 1868 and 1869—wrote and edited for publication most of his 1870 volume of Poems. This is the only known drawing of Miss Boyd made by DGR.
Executed at Newcastle Upon Tyne during a Christmas visit with William Bell Scott.