Dante Gabriel Rossetti - The Return Of Tibullus To Delia

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Artwork: Dante Gabriel Rossetti - The Return Of Tibullus To Delia
Size: 24 x 31.5 cm
Medium: Watercolour with bodycolour on board
Creation year: 1851
Marks: Bears a monogram and date 1851 l.r. and titled and inscribed by the artist with eight lines in Latin from 'Tibullus' on the reverse
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Given by the artist to Fanny Cornforth (Mrs Schott) and by her given to Charles Fairfax Murray; Siddons Gallery, Paddington Green where purchased by Mr Terence W.G. Rowe, London in 1946; The Stone Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 1971; Lionel Jacobson; Hartnoll & Eyre, London 1974 where purchased by Seymour Stein
Exhibition history: The Rossetti Gallery, London 1883, no.10; London, Leighton House, 1960, The Pre-Raphaelite Influence, 1960, no.71; London, Royal Academy, Rossetti Exhibition, 1973, no.252

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-07-12
Lot Number: 21
Low Estimate: $52399 [+0%]
High Estimate: $78599 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $52399
Sold For: $65499