Lane, Clara (F)

b. 1826. d. 1918. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Illustrator and portrait painter. Cousin of Gerard Manley Hopkins. Lived in London. Exhibited at the Royal Academy and Society of Female Artists. Illustrated several works by Margaret Gatty, including *Aunt Judy’s Tales* (1859) and *Nursery Tales* (1860). Biographical information: *National Portrait Gallery* <https://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/person/mp08583/clara-sophia-lane> (25 November 2021); John Maynard, “The Angel in the Nursery Library,” *Australasian Journal of Victorian Studies*, vol 5, no. 1, 1999, pp. 62-63; Catherine Phillips, *Gerard Manley Hopkins and the Victorian Visual World*, Oxford University Press, 2007, p. 37, 121. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Palimpsest 1859-12-03 Once a Week Illustrator 241