Dante's resolve to write the Commedia in memory of Beatrice

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1853

Scholarly Commentary


As WMR indicates in the only reference to this work that we have, it was “A very interesting attempt at the beginning of 1853, not long persisted in, being an oil-picture in two compartments , life-sized half-figures, representing Dante's resolve to write the Comedia in memory of Beatrice” (see WMR, Family Letters, I. 159

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