Portrait of Lynn Shepherd

Lynn Shepherd

Talking about literature and portraits….

… on the LitBids podcast

https://soundcloud.com/#litbitspodcast/litbits-on-portraits

This was so much fun to do. If you’re interested in the portraits I talk about here they are:

The Richardson family picture

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/hayman-samuel-richardson-the-novelist-1684-1761-seated-surrounded-by-his-second-family-t12221

Laurence Sterne

http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw06036/Laurence-Sterne?LinkID=mp04289&role=sit&rNo=0

Alexander Pope

http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw05084/Alexander-Pope?LinkID=mp03609&role=sit&rNo=0

http://www.historicalportraits.com/ArtWorkImages/892.JPG

And of course the portrait of Shelley is the one that featues in the intro sequence for this website!

And finally, that strange short story by Edgar Allan Poe

http://xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper/POE/oval.html