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Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Dante Gabriel Rossetti Portrait
Name
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Birth Year
1828
Death Year
1882
Country
UK

Dante Gabriel Rossetti Biography

Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti is an English poet, painter and translator. He was born to a family of an Italian political immigrant Gabriel Rossetti, poet, scholar and revolutionary. There were three more children in the family: Maria (1827-76) who became an Anglican nun and author of a literary commentary A Shadow of Dante; William Michael (1829-1919), critic, civil servant and Pre-Raphaelite historian, and Christina Georgina (1830-94), English poet. The household was artistic and more Italian than English.


Dante Gabriel Rossetti 48 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Dante Gabriel Rossetti Bibliography

Victorian Painting. by Christopher Wood. Bulfinch Press. 1999.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti by Russell Ash. Harry N Abrams, 1995.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Poet and Painter by Eben E. Bass. Peter Lang Publishing, 1990.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti by Julian Treuherz, Liz Prettejohn, Edwin Becker. Thames & Hudson, 2003.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti by Alicia Craig Faxon. Abbeville Press, 1994.

Dear Mr Rossetti: The Letters of Dante Gabriel Rossetti and Hall Caine 1878-1881 by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Vivien Allen, Hall Caine. Sheffield Academic Pr, 2000.

Tate British Artists: Dante Gabriel Rossetti (Tate British Artists) by Lisa Tickner. Tate, 2004.