Saturday, 8 October 2011

PHOTOGRAPHS BY JULIA MARGARET CAMERON


Circe by Julia Margaret Cameron 1865

The V&A Photographs Gallery includes work by the Victorian photographic artist, Julia Margaret Cameron.


John Frederick William Hershel by Julia Margaret Cameron 1867
(Albumen print from wet collodion-on-glass)


For some of the collection highlights, please see this link. Enjoy!

5 comments:

  1. Thanks so much for posting about this, Essie! It does look marvellous and wonderful to have yet another excuse for a visit to the V&A!

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  2. Thank you for that. Thanks too for the link to the great page on the V&A site. I wonder if you know of her near-contemporary, David Wilkie Wynfield, who photographed many of his Pre-Raphaelite friends and fellow members of The Artists Rifles - http://scr.tw/7VtcMBz

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  3. Thanks for posting this and adding the link. The photos are beautiful. Another reason to visit London has been added to a long list!

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  4. Thank you so much Essie!
    Enigmatic, mind-shattering "Mary Madonna"...

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