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Ophelia

Ophelia by Joseph Severn. c. 1862. Oil on canvas, 45 x 55 inches. Location unknown. Source: Sotheby's Belgravia catalogue (date?), no. 49.

According to the catalogue entry, a Miss Jane Mowatt served as Severn's model for the painting, which the artist sold to the Duke of Devonshire, Chatsworth. Ophelia was No. 701 at the 1862 International Exhibition.


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