Inscribed: "This portrait was executed at Rome, in 1859, as a companion to that of EB.B. now in the National Portrait Gallery, by Field Talfourd — whose property it remained. I rejoice that it now belongs to my friend [Edmund] Gosse. Robert Browning, Apr. 10th 85."
Source: The Magazine of Art (1890): 183
Scanned image and text by George P. Landow
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