Aidan Turner as Dante Gabriel Rossetti
The cast includes (from left) Samuel Barnett (John Millais), Aidan Turner (Dante Gabriel Rossetti
), Rafe Spall ( William Holman Hunt) and Sam Crane as Fred Walters Zoe Tapper plays Effie Ruskin, below
This imagined menage consists, then, of Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, his brother William Rossetti, Sarah, "the girl who had shown him up" (probably another of the PRB's models), and the unnamed "libidinous laureate" condemned by John Morley.
The fullest embodiment of this self-conscious Pre-Raphaelite project in verse is not the well-known poems of Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, nor indeed those of his sister Christina, but the poems written by their brother William in the late 1840s, just as the Pre-Raphaelite revolution in the arts was getting underway.
MASTERPIECE: A Christmas Carol by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Skipsey, best-known for poems reflecting the miner's life and toil, was praised by literary figures such as Dante Gabriel Rossetti
and Oscar Wilde.
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
was a Londoner through and through, but his father Gabriele, Professor of Italian at King's College London, was a political exile from Vasto in the Kingdom of Naples who welcomed fellow emigres to his home in Charlotte Street.
of Lincoln, UK) relates the role of a pet wombat in the complex relationships between his owner Pre-Raphaelite painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti
and his circle of friends, which included Jane and William Morris.
Heading the cast is Aidan Turner, who plays leading PreRaphaelite member Dante Gabriel Rossetti
. He was not only a gifted artist, he also slept around despite being engaged to his favourite model, Lizzie Siddall, for ten years before marrying her.
Portrait of Annie Miller is by the Pre- Raphaelite artist and poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti
(1828-1882), and comes from the collection of fellow artist LS Lowry (1887-1976).
Which group of British painters included Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, John Millais and William Holman Hunt?
MASTERPIECE Watercolours and Drawings is a new exhibition including work by JMW Turner, John Constable, Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, David Cox and Edward Burne- Jones.
The collection originally belonged to William Rossetti, brother of Dante Gabriel Rossetti
, one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, and poet Christina Rossetti.
1882: English painter and poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti
The picture is by William Holman Hunt and it shows Dante Gabriel Rossetti
. The two of them, along with John Everett Millais and four other young men, were the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848.
The poem attracted no attention until it was discovered by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
in 1860 and by Algernon Swinburne soon thereafter.