Joseph "Kenny" Meadows (1790-1874) was a portraitist, illustrator, and caricaturist. This son of a naval arist was self-taught but that did not keep him from becoming one of the most popular theatrical portraitist.
Sarah Burnhardt (1844-1923),was the most famous actress of the nineteenth century. Her extraordinary theatrical realism made her a hot actraction when she went on one of her many international tours. Although her career was mainly on the stage, her roles in the early days of cinema helped bring credibility to the new medium.