Venus Verticordia by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Venus Verticordia (1864 -1868) by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Frontispiece and title page to Christina Rossetti, Goblin Market and Other Poems (1862), after Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, wood engravings.
ART lovers in Liverpool who have a few spare bob after Christmas could snap up this rare original sketch by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
- for between PS20,000 and PS30,000 (if they're lucky!) The London-born poet, illustrator, painter and translator (1828-1882) was one of the leading lights of the Pre-Raphaelite movement and founder of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, and this preliminary pencil drawing was once owned by fellow artist LS Lowry.
Sparked by Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy, the crimes are solved by a crack team of poets and painters: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, his sister Christina Rossetti, Robert Browning, Alfred Tennyson and the American doctor-poet-essayist Oliver Wendell Holmes.
Visitors will see the work of famous names -- Claude Monet, Pierre Bonnard, Lucien Pissarro, Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, Edward Burne-Jones, William Morris, Stanley Spencer and more.
In the process, I offer a fresh context for Dante Gabriel Rossetti
's strange poem "The Woodspurge": I argue that it is a commentary on the emptiness of the lyric voice, and I investigate the ways in which phonographs recapitulate and elucidate this distinctive emptiness.
Which group of British painters included Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, John Everett Millais and William Holman Hunt?
Originally performed in 1999, Snakes and Ladders explores the psychogeographical associations of Red Lion Square while examining the transformative potential of love and loss through the lives of Oliver Cromwell, writer Arthur Machen, and Dante Gabriel Rossetti
. The text was also adapted for comics by Eddie Campbell In 2001 prior to the album's release.
This book, the twelfth of the series Spanish Perspectives on English and American Literature, Communication and Culture, is a revision of the author's doctoral thesis, defended in 2010 in the University of Jaen: Gazing into the Past: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Dante Gabriel Rossetti
's Arthurian Renditions and their Female Types (1854-1867).
Helsinger explores the crucial importance of song as an aspirational model for post-Romantic 19th-century poets from Tennyson and Emily Bronti to Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, Christina Rosetti, William Morris, Algernon Charles Swinburn, and Gerard Manley Hopkins.
The choir's musical director Robert Webb is to sing a collection of sonnets by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
set to music by Ralph Vaughan Williams.