Su familia y amigos lo llamaban "Gabriel", pero en sus publicaciones ponía primero el nombre de Dante, debido a sus resonancias literarias. Era hermano de la poetisa Christina Rossetti y del crítico William Michael Rossetti, y fue uno de los fundadores de la Hermandad Prerrafaelita, junto con John Everett Millais y William Holman Hunt.
William Michael Rossetti, his brother, wrote in 1895: "He was never confirmed, professed no religious faith, and practised no regular religious observances; but he had ... sufficient sympathy with the abstract ideas and the venerable forms of Christianity to go occasionally to an Anglican church — very occasionally, and only as the inclination ruled him."
Rossetti would rarely present his paintings in public. He also turned away from religious themes, choosing scenes from the literary works of William Shakespeare, Robert Browning, and Dante instead. In 1849, Rossetti met Elizabeth Siddall, one of his muses and models, whom he married in 1860.
William Hobman Hunt - solo dopo l'artista cambiò il suo secondo nome in Holman - nacque a Londra il 2 aprile 1827. Inizialmente venne avviato alla pratica commerciale; resosi conto della propria vocazione artistica, tuttavia, abbandonò il mondo del commercio per dedicarsi agli studi pittorici alla National Gallery e al British Museum.
On 24 March 1834 at Elm House, Walthamstow, William Morris was born to affluent parents Emma Morris (nee Shelton) and William Morris Snr, who by this point was a senior partner at brokers firm Sanderson & Co. His success with the firm led to the family moving, in 1840 to Woodford Hall in Essex, with their four young children.
19/08/2022 · William Wordsworth, (born April 7, 1770, Cockermouth, Cumberland, England—died April 23, 1850, Rydal Mount, Westmorland), English poet whose Lyrical Ballads (1798), written with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped launch the English Romantic movement. Wordsworth was born in the Lake District of northern England, the second of five children of a modestly prosperous estate manager. He lost his ...
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