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Pencil Drawing - Lady Lilith - Figure Study

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P343
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1868 - 1868

Maker Information

Artist:Dante Gabriel Rossetti - View biography for Dante Gabriel Rossetti


A sketch for the painting Lady Lilith drawn from Fanny Cornforth, taken from one of the artist's notebooks. The design is closer to the final painting than the other sketch in Birmingham's collection as the figure has her hair down and is holding a mirror.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on paper.

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Height:186 mm
Width:156 mm