Elizabeth Barrett Browning

EBB by Havell Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Watercolor by Edmund Havell, Jr., 1847
Dimensions: 14" x 11"
Location: EBB Salon

Given by Rusty Bush.

EBB by Lawrence Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Pastel by Samuel Laurence, c. 1853
Dimensions: 13" x 10"
Location: EBB Salon

A companion portrait of Pen Browning was done by the same artist during the same time period.

EBB by Fox-Bridell Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Colored chalk by Eliza Fox-Bridell, 1858
Dimensions: 17" x 13"
Location: EBB Salon

Elizabeth Barrett Browning refers to this drawing in a letter to Euphrasia Fanny Haworth in December 1858. She says: "[Miss Fox] draws well, and has been successful with the hair at least. For the likeness you shall judge for yourself." The drawing, which is signed and dated "E. F. Bridell / Roma 1858," was presented to the Library in March 1957 by C. E. Doolin of Dallas as a memorial to his mother, Mrs. Daisy Doolin.

EBB by Prinsep Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Drawing by Valentine Cameron Prinsep, c. 1859
Dimensions: 17 1/2" x 13 1/2"
Location: EBB Salon
EBB by Talfourd Copy of Field Talfourd's colored chalk, Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Artist: Thomas Richmond, 1871
Dimensions: 25" x 20"
Location: EBB Salon

On loan from Joseph Francus.

Ellen Heaton commissioned Thomas Richmond (1802 - 1874) to make two copies of Field Talfourd's 1859 portrait of Elizabeth Barrett Browning--this one which is on loan to the Armstrong Browning Library and another now located at Eton College. Richmond began work on the copies in 1869 but did not complete them until 1871. Talfourd's original was sent from Richmond's home in Windermere to the National Portrait Gallery in May 1871.

EBB by Ross Called Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Oil on canvas by Sir William Charles Ross R.A., n.d.
Dimensions: 17 1/2" x 15 1/2"
Location: EBB Salon

Presented to the Library by the children of Dr. & Mrs. Frank S. Groner.