The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine
Jane Austen, from A Memoir of Jane Austen (1870)

Similar

Jane Austen, from A Memoir of Jane Austen (1870)

description

Summary

Portrait of Jane Austen, from the memoir by J. E. Austen-Leigh (1798-1874). All other portraits of Austen are generally based on this, which is itself based on a sketch by Cassandra Austen

Jane Austen (1775—1817), the world renowned English author, completed just six works during her time and yet manages to command a legion of fans around the world. Her timeless stories have been turned into a plethora of movies, television shows, and modern adaptations in addition to being translated into multiple languages to cross cultural boundaries. Today she remains as popular as ever and is revered as much as any literary figure in the history of the English language.

date_range

Date

1870
create

Source

Wikimedia Commons
copyright

Copyright info

public domain

Explore more

lady susan by jane austen
lady susan by jane austen