'Nell Gwynne' (Effie Gray James (née Millais))

1 portrait of Effie Gray James (née Millais)

'Nell Gwynne' (Effie Gray James (née Millais)), by Rupert Potter, 7 June 1882 - NPG x131241 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'Nell Gwynne' (Effie Gray James (née Millais))

by Rupert Potter
albumen print, 7 June 1882
8 1/4 in. x 6 3/8 in. (211 mm x 163 mm) overall
Given by Jack Edward Ladeveze, 1993
Photographs Collection
NPG x131241


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  • Rupert Potter (1832-1914), Barrister and photographer; father of Beatrix Potter. Artist associated with 29 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.

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  • Perry, Gill (introduction) Roach, Joseph (appreciation) and West, Shearer (appreciation), The First Actresses: Nell Gwyn to Sarah Siddons, 2011 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 20 October 2011 to 8 January 2012), p. 74

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