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.
by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1864
by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1871
- John Clarke (husband)
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