Elizabeth Siddal
(1829-1862)

Died aged c. 33

Elizabeth Eleanor Siddal (25 July 1829 – 11 February 1862) was an English artists' model, poet and artist. She was painted and drawn extensively by artists of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, including Walter Deverell, William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais (including his notable 1852 painting Ophelia) and her husband, Dante Gabriel Rossetti. She featured prominently in Rossetti's early paintings of women.

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882) & Elizabeth Eleanor Siddal (1829-1862) Pre-Raphaelite artists and poets stayed here in 1854.

High Street, Hastings, United Kingdom where they stayed (1854)

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Elizabeth Siddal 1829-1862 Significant artist and poet with works at Wightwick Manor and the Ashmolean. She was painted by the artists of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and was the model for Millais' painting Ophelia (1852) She is buried in Highgate Cemetery.

Highgate Cemetery Entrace Gate, Swain's Lane, Highgate, London, United Kingdom where they was