Julia Margaret Cameron __ Alice Liddell as a young woman, 1872 Alice Lidell known for most of her adult life by her married name, Alice Hargreaves, inspired the children’s classic Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.
Famous photograph of Julia Stephen a renowned beauty in her day and mother of Virginia Stephen, who would later become better known as Virginia Woolf. The photograph was taken by the celebrated Victorian photography pioneer Julia Margaret Cameron.
Julia Margaret Cameron, Maud, 1875 (Paris, Musée d’Orsay). I love the Victorian photographer Julia Margaret Cameron. I saw an exhibit of her's once in Portland, ME. It was probably a once in a lifetime exhibit!
Stand There! She Shouted: The Invincible Photographer Julia Margaret Cameron, by Susan Goldman Rubin | "This biography of a fascinating pioneer makes for a revealing look at the early days of photography, Victorian society, and gender roles in the nineteenth century."