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Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Nationality: 
english
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1828
Birth Place: 
London
Death Date: 
1882
Death Place: 
Birchington-on-Sea, Kent
Founder of the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood with painters John Everett Millais and William Holman Hunt. Brother of poet Christina Rossetti. Studied at the Royal Academy and with Ford Maddox Brown. Married Elizabeth Siddal 1860. Poet as well as painter. After Siddal's death, alliances with muses Fanny Cornforth and Jane Burden, wife of his business partner, William Morris.