Study for 'The Blessed Damozel'
Dante Gabriel Rossetti - circa 1874
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While this may appear at first glance more like 'Sibylla Palmifera' than 'The Blessed Damozel' in its finished form - this is, truly, a study for the latter. It shows an alternative pose for the central figure - one quite obviously inspired by 'Sibylla' whom Rossetti meant to be chief amongst his beauties.
Owner/Location: Victoria and Albert Museum - London  (United Kingdom - London)
Dates: circa 1874
Artist age:Approximately 46 years old.
Dimensions: Unknown
Medium: Drawing - chalk
Red chalk on green paper
Entered by: Member Seraphina on 31 January 2012.
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