Elizabeth Linley, Mrs Richard Brinsley Sheridan as Saint Cecilia (1754-1792)

Oil on canvas | 1428 x 1155mm | 1775

Joshua Reynolds

Elizabeth Linley Sheridan was a famous singer and writer. Several of her contemporaries described her voice as divine and the theatre director David Garrick nicknamed her 'the Saint'. Joshua Reynolds elevated her character by showing her as St Cecili...
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