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Wood Engraving - Goblin Market - Golden Head by Golden Head - title page

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1980P41
Collection:Fine Art Paintings and Sculpture
Date:1862 - 1862

Maker Information

Artist:Dante Gabriel Rossetti - View biography for Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Engraver:Lucy Faulkner - View biography for Lucy Faulkner

Notes

This is an engraved proof after a now lost drawing by Rossetti used for the title page of Christina Rossetti's 'Goblin Market and other Poems' (1862).

The envelope in which it came is inscribed: Lucy Faulkener (sic) [in pencil] / Early meetings at Burne Jones' in Gt Russell St [ink]. Recent research suggests that Lucy Faulkner engraved the wood block for this image.

Purchased, 1980.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Christina Rossetti Lucy Faulkner
Medium:Wood engraving on paper.
Material(s):Paper

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Dimensions

Height:77 mm
Width:98 mm