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Photograph - Jane Morris, seated on divan, Three-quarter length

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1941P359.6
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1865 - 1890c

Maker Information

Photographer:John R Parsons - View biography for John R Parsons
Printer:Sir Emery Walker - View biography for Sir Emery Walker

Notes

One of a set of photographs commissioned by Rossetti. As described by Julian Treuherz, Jane Morris had an extraordinary beauty, 'quite different from the Victorian ideal' which was not an invention,'even his late paintings, often described as exaggerated, are remarkably true to their original'.

Presented by Robert Steele, 1941.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Portrait
Medium:Albumen print, toned.
Material(s):Paper

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Dimensions

Height:390 mm
Width:330 mm