Mrs. Charlotte Smith.
Stipple. 135 x 109mm (5¼ x 4¼").
Charlotte Turner Smith (1749-1806), the English Romantic poet and novelist. She initiated a revival of the English sonnet, helped establish the coventions of Gothic fiction, and wrote political novels of sensibility. Her work was praised by contemporaries such as Romantic poets, William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, as well as novelist Walter Scott.
See NPG: D17828.
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