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Pen and Ink Drawing - Joseph accused Before Potiphar (Finished Composition)

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P405
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1860 - 1860

Maker Information

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


According to the Museum's records, on the back of the original frame in Mr. Rose's hand was written: 'I bought it of [sic] Rossetti out of a folio in his studio at 3 o'clock in the morning, and I gave him 15 for it'. The framed edge suggests that this was intended for an engraved illustration that was finally not used.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style: Biblical
Medium:Black pen and ink on paper.


Height:150 mm
Width:148 mm