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Proserpine Cushion

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£40.00

Buy a piece of 18th century Fine Art furniture with this exquisite cushion featuring Proserpine by English artist and poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti, painted in 1874. Perfect on a bed or sofa for all to enjoy!

Rossetti illustrates in typical Pre-Raphaelite style the Roman goddess who lives in the underworld during Winter. Rossetti worked seven years on eight separate canvases before he finished the final version on display at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.

His model Jane Morris, is an exquisitely beautiful woman, with delicate facial features, and flawlessly pale skin set off by her thick raven hair.

This elegant cushion measures 40x40 cm