Frederick Sandys / Mrs. Susanna Rose / 1862Frederick Sandys
Mrs. Susanna Rose

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Creator Name: Sandys, Frederick
Creator Nationality: European; British
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1829 - 1904
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Frederick Sandys
Title: Mrs. Susanna Rose
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1862
Creation End Date: 1862
Creation Date: 1862
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: oil on wood
Dimensions: Unframed: 35cm x 28cm
Inscriptions: signed lower left: 1862 / FAS [in monogram]; inscribed upper left: Susanna Rose / Born 1795.
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1979.81
Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund
Context: This carefully painted portrait, with its sitter placed against decorative fabric, a window, and coats of arms, has all the qualities of Renaissance portraits, such as those of the German painter Hans Holbein. The revival of old art forms was a hallmarkof the Pre-Raphaelite movement.The artist was a close friend of the Rose family. In 1862, the date of this portrait, Sandys traveled to the Netherlands with the son of the sitter, Susanna Rose (1795-1870).
AMICA ID: CMA_.1979.81
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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