Tag: Victorian

The Victorians and Pet Monkeys

‘Monkeys are not very agreeable domestic pets, as they are extremely fond of mischief, and are very frequently vicious and spiteful to children.’ So wrote […]

17 July 2018

The Exhumation of Elizabeth Siddal

Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-82) was a leading light of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood which he co-founded with Holman Hunt and John Everett Millais in 1848. Rossetti was […]

19 April 2018