Search the Collections

Teresa Elizabeth Furtado (Mrs John Clarke) (1845-1877), Actress

Sitter in 7 portraits
The daughter of a musician, Furtado was well-known as the heroine of various stage melodramas. Furtado married the actor John Clarke. Her premature death at the age of thirty-two resulted in Clarke's breakdown and death soon after.

List Thumbnail

x74539

Teresa Elizabeth Furtado (Mrs John Clarke)

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x74539

Ax28497

Teresa Elizabeth Furtado (Mrs John Clarke)

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1873 or before
NPG Ax28497

x135885

'Ladies of the London Stage'

after Lock & Whitfield, and Unknown photographers
woodburytype, published 1875
NPG x135885

x38415

Teresa Elizabeth Furtado (Mrs John Clarke)

by Unknown photographer
woodburytype, 1870s
NPG x38415