George Eliot Portrait Gallery

The George Eliot Portrait Gallery: Here you will find all the extant portraits of George Eliot created during her lifetime, collected here for the first time in 2019. They are searchable by title, creator, and composition date. 

For further details about the context and history of these portraits, please see "The George Eliot Portrait Gallery: Perspectives on the Writer," an introductory essay by Beverley Park Rilett and Anne Nagel (2020). 

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Bray, Caroline [Hennell] (1814-1905)
1842
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Hennell, Sara Sophia (1812-99)
1847
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Bray, Caroline [Hennell] (1814-1905)
1849 (?)
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D'Albert-Durade, A. L. François (1804-1886)
1850
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D'Albert-Durade, A. L. François (1804-1886)
1850 (1885)
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Mayall, John Edwin (1810-1901) and the London Stereoscopic Company
1858
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Williams, Sophus (1835-1900)
Ernst Hader (unknown)
John Edwin Mayall (1810-1901)
1858 [c. 1880s]
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Mayall, John Edwin (1810-1901) and the London Stereoscopic Company
1858, 1881
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Laurence, Samuel (1812-1884)
1860
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Burton, Sir Frederic William (1816-1900)
1864
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Burton, Sir Frederic William (1816-1900)
1864
George Eliot, Chalk Drawing by Sir Frederic W. Burton, 1865

Burton, Sir Frederic William (1816-1900)
1865
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Dickinson, Lowes Cato (1819-1908)
1872
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Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll (1849-1939)
1877
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Alma-Tadema, Laura Theresa (1852-1909)
1877
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Alma-Tadema, Laura Theresa (1852-1909)
1877
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Johnson, Thomas (1843-1904)
1881