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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Burton, Sir Frederic William (1816-1900)
1864
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Burton, Sir Frederic William (1816-1900)
1864
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Mayall, John Edwin (1810-1901) and the London Stereoscopic Company
1858
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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)
1865
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Burton, Frederic William (1816-1900)
1864
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Johnson, Thomas (1843-1904)
1881
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Dickinson, Lowes Cato (1819-1908)
1872
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D'Albert-Durade, A. L. François (1804-1886)
1850 (1885)
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Bray, Caroline [Hennell] (1814-1905)
1842
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Alma-Tadema, Laura Theresa (1852-1909)
1877
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Williams, Sophus (1835-1900)
Ernst Hader (unknown)
John Edwin Mayall (1810-1901)
1858 [c. 1880s]
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Alma-Tadema, Laura Theresa (1852-1909)
1877
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Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll (1849-1939)
1877
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Hennell, Sara Sophia (1812-99)
1847
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D'Albert-Durade, A. L. François (1804-1886)
1850
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Bray, Caroline [Hennell] (1814-1905)
1849 (?)
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