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Frederic Edwin Church, Rooftops at Sunset, Rome, Italy

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Frederic Edwin Church, Parthenon, Athens, from the Northwest

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Marianne Stokes, Victorian painter, Death and the Maiden

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Marianne Stokes, Victorian painter, Snow White

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Julia Margaret Cameron

My favorite photographer. Victorian era, Englishwoman, who did not begin as an artist until age 48. 

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John Atkinson Grimshaw, Spirit of the Night

John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836 – 1893), British Victorian-era painter. This image precedes J.M. Barrie’s Tinkerbell from Peter Pan, which was written as a play in 1904 and as a book in 1911.

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John Atkinson Grimshaw, Full Moon Behind Cirrus Cloud

John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836 – 1893) was a Victorian-era painter, notable for his landscapes. In 1861, at the age of 24, to the dismay of his parents, he departed from his first job as a clerk for the Great Northern … Continue reading

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Julia Margaret Cameron’s child subjects

This is another post on the Pre-Raphaelite British photographer, Julia Margaret Cameron. Her subject Annie Philpot is very intriguing so I tried to find out more. (See more below) Annie was Margaret’s first successful picture. (She received her first camera … Continue reading

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