The Countess of Carlisle

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1870
Model: Rosalind Stanley Howard, Countess of Carlisle


◦ Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, 160 (no. 280).

Scholarly Commentary


Rosalind Frances Howard, Countess of Carlisle (1845-1921) married George Howard, 9th Earl of Carlisle in 1864. Sometimes dubbed “The Radical Countess”, she was active in various social and political movements, including women's suffrage, and was intimate with DGR and his circle of friends.

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