William Bell Scott, Rossetti's Wombat Seated in his Master's Lap, graphite on paper, 1871

Pre Raphaelite Art: Rossetti’s Wombat Seated in his Master’s Lap by William Bell Scott (uh mah GUDDNESS!

Revealing: Three previously unknown drawings by the Pre-Raphaelite master Dante Gabriel Rossetti have been discovered

Experts are thrilled about the discovery, because the paintings show how Rossetti developed the style that made him famous.

William Holman Hunt, The Lady of Shalott, engraved by J. Thompson, published 1857

The Lady of Shalott, by William Holman Hunt, engraving published in 1857

Edme Alexis Alfred Dehodencq (French, Title: A young woman reclining in a chair Medium:pencil

The Ramblings of a Pre-Raphaelite Neo-Victorian: Rossetti Drawings Part 2 - Jane Morris

This post is dedicated to Dante Gabriel Rossetti's drawings of Jane Morris,wife of William Morris. Rossetti was obsessed with Jane and produ.

Dante Gabriel Rossett - Christina Rossetti in a Tantrum, 1862. Pen and ink.  Text: “Miss Rossetti can point to work which could not easily be mended.”

Christina Rossetti in a Tantrum, 1862 Dante Gabriel Rossetti, © National Trust, Wightwick Manor and Gardens

James Jefferys (British 1751-1784). Studies of Lovers Embracing, 1779.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Brooke Russell Astor Bequest, 2013  (2013.145).

Studies of Lovers Embracing (recto) and A Suppliant Figure (verso) Poster Print by James Jefferys x

There are some cute wombat coloring pages here! (I wound up drawing my own)

There are some cute wombat coloring pages here! (I wound up drawing my own)

28 décembre 2013 -  Une Bretagne par les Contours / Île de Batz

Une Bretagne par les Contours / Île de Batz

Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882) - Washing Hands, 1865

Ellen Smith model for "Washing Hands" D. Her career cut short by a spurned suitor who slashed her face.

William Morris Illustration From Geoffrey Chaucer's Legend of good Women

william morris illustration from geoffrey chaucer s legend of good women c William Morris Wall Tapestry, Wallpaper, Design Art