Alfred Leslie Rowse(1903-1997), Historian
Sitter in 5 portraits
Cornish historian, poet and biographer. The author of a number of works on the Tudors including Tudor Cornwall (1941), The England of Elizabeth (1950), The Expansion of Elizabethan England (1955) and The Elizabethan Renaissance (1971). He became widely known in the 1960s for his thesis on the identity of Shakespeare's Dark Lady.
by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, June 1926
Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.
William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.
Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.