Dante Gabriel Rossetti Memorial Fountain, Chelsea Embankment Gardens – London.

A few nice Dante Gabriel Rossetti images I found:

Dante Gabriel Rossetti Memorial Fountain, Chelsea Embankment Gardens – London.

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Ford Maddox Brown’s memorial fountain to Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

The grave of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Parish Church of All Saints, Birchington, Kent

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Here sleeps / Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti / honoured under the name of / Dante Gabriel Rossetti / among painters as a painter / and among poets as a poet / born in London / of parentage mainly Italian 12 May 1828 / died at Birchington 9 April 1882

The memorial Celtic Cross was designed by Ford Maddox Brown. At the base, the monogram ‘R’. Above, St Luke, patron saint of artists, is represented, and above St Luke is the winged ox, Luke’s symbol. Above the winged ox, is Dante, DGR’s namesake. At the centre of the cruciform, Eve and temptation.

“This cruciform monument …” (Dante Gabriel Rossetti)

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This cruciform monument / bespoken by Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s mother / was designed by his lifelong friend / Ford Maddox Brown / executed by J and H Patteson / and erected by his brother William / and sister Christina Rossetti

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