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Title:

St George and the Dragon - design for glass

Maker:

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel; draughtsman; British artist, 1828-1882

Category:

drawing

Name:

drawing

School/Style:

British

Production
Note:

One of six designs for stained glass made for the Morris Firm, 1861-2.

Technique:

drawing (image-making)

Material(s):

graphite; medium
paper; support

Technique
Description:

graphite on paper

Dimension(s):

height, 119, mm
width, 156, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1927-08; Holliday, J. R.

Provenance:

Mrs. Thomas Ayres; sold to Sydney Cockerell, 2 Aug. 1905; J.R. Holliday

Inscription(s):

signature; lower left corner; graphite; DGR; monogram
; backing; graphite; Sketch by D.G Rossetti for one of the cartoons of St. George and the Dragon now in the Birmingham Gallery. Bought by me from Mrs. Ayres of Kew. Aug 2 1905 (note by S.C. Cockerell)
; backing; graphite; DG 57
; backing; graphite; 58/60
; backing; label; frame-maker's

Alternative
Number:

Surtees; 148A

Accession:

Object Number: 1428
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 13365; input: 2000-09-27; modified: 2003-11-19)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/13365





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