Ellen Smith


A Pre-Raphaelite model.[F16]
A laundress who became a professional model.[F16]
Modelled for a number of artists including Dante Gabriel Rossetti whom she met in 1862.[F16]
Disfigured in a knife attack, 1869-70, which ended her career.[F16]
Married to Elson, 1873, a cabman.[F16]
She was possibly 'Long Mary', George Watt's model.[F16]



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