Elizabeth Siddal: Personal Life

What shapes our perception of Elizabeth Siddal

This post also appears at  Pre-Raphaelite Sisterhood.    For those of us who admire Pre-Raphaelite art, Elizabeth Siddal is a familiar face.  Her story is repeated often and frequently embellished.  When beginning to research the life of Elizabeth Siddal, readers will invariably encounter this description of her, written by poet William Allingham in his diary: …

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