Sophie Gengembre Anderson

French-born British artist (1823-1903)

Sophie Gengembre Anderson (1823 – 10 March 1903)[1] was a French-born British artist. She created many paintings of children and women. Her work Elaine was the first public collection of a female artist.

Anderson also painted No Walk Today and many other paintings.

She was born in Paris, France. She died in Falmouth, England.


  1. "Sophie Anderson". Oxford Dictionary. Retrieved January 11, 2015.