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Buy from us with a golden curl: P.1986-R

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Buy from us with a golden curl
Goblin Market and Other Poems


Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (Draughtsman)
Faulkner, John (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1917-03) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


Production date: circa AD/CE 1862


Illustration to Goblin Market and Other Poems by Christina Rossetti, 1862


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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of India paper Image: Height 106 mm Width 93 mm
Sheet: Height 118 mm Width 105 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: MMF & Co
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Signature
  • Text: DGR
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Monogram
  • Text: Buy from us with a golden curl
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1986-R
Primary reference Number: 121
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Thursday 26 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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