Portrait of Ellen Terry by Violet Lindsay

Ellen Terry married G F Watts in 1864 when she was only 16.

Details

Medium:
Pencil
Dimensions:
24 x 16 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £1,000)
Acquired in:
1987
Vendor:
Mrs E M Wilmot

The marriage was a failure and the couple separated by the end of 1865. Ellen Terry finally got a divorce in 1877.

Provenance

Sir John Gielgud. Mrs E.M. Wilmot.

Venue details

Watts Gallery – Artists' Village Down Lane, COMPTON Surrey GU13 1DQ 01483 810235 www.wattsgallery.org.uk

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