Autoportrait Day 335~ Beatrix Potter

A random survey of self-portraits created by women through the centuries

English author, illustrator, mycologist, and conservationist
Helen Beatrix Potter (1866-1943)

1a. Self-portrait of Beatrix Potter as Mrs. McGregor, 1902 / Watercolor; included in only the first five printings of The Tale of Peter Rabbit / Found here~

1b. Original version from self-published edition, c.1902 / Found here~

2. Self-portrait in The Roly-Poly Pudding, 1907 / Sepia pen and ink / Found here~

3. Self-portrait in The Tale of Pigling Bland, 1913 / Sepia pen and ink / Found here~

4. Tongue-in-cheek self-portrait of Beatrix Potter and a pig, 1924? / Pen and ink sketch / Found here~

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