Coode, Helen Hoppner (F)

d. 1915. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Painter, watercolorist, illustrator, and short story writer. Born c. 1831. Based in Notting Hill, London, and Guildford, Surrey. Flourished 1859-1880. Known as “Miss Coode.” Specialized in figure subjects, vignettes, and decorative initials. Worked as first woman illustrator for *Punch* under her monogram. Won a Royal Academy exhibition prize in 1867. Author and illustrator of *The Strange Story of Eugenia, The Necromancer’s Hand, &c* (1885). Biographical information: Houfe 265; Wood 101; Pamela Gerrish Nunn, *Victorian Women Artists*, The Women’s Press, 1987, p. 116; Wikisource <> (21 April 2021). (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Fairy May 1859-11-12 Once a Week Illustrator 234
Little Rogue! 1860-01-28 Once a Week Illustrator 255