Sara Prinsep

Sara Prinsep
Other names
née Monckton Pattle
Birth and death
1816 - 1887
Related place
Alistair Grant

Sara [née Monckton Pattle] Prinsep (1816-1887) was one of the celebrated 'Pattle sisters'. In 1835 she married Henry Thoby Prinsep and moved to India from 1835-43. She was the sister of photographer Julia Margaret Cameron and celebrated beauty Virginia, Countess Somers, and mother of painter Valentine C. Prinsep, R.A. (1838-1904). Her Little Holland House was one of the most famous literary and artistic salons of the 19th century.

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