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Elizabeth Siddal 1860 Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti - PreRaphaelite - Elizabeth Siddall Plaiting her Hair

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.

Elizabeth Eleanor Siddal, model for Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. Suicide by laudanum overdose.

Dante Gabriel   Rossetti  Sketch of Jane Morris (wife of William Morris) from website for research on Rossetti.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti Sketch of Jane Morris (wife of William Morris)

By Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Elizabeth Siddal painting at an easel, pencil on paper, 25 x cm (private collection)