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2013-09-02 17:03:58

"Sappho", 1865. The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Jennifer and Joseph Duke and Anonymous Gifts, 1997 (1997.382.39). Cameron's maid Mary Hillier, posing as Sappho for a profile portrait in the Florentine quattrocento style, perhaps inspired by the chromolithographic reproductions of Italian paintings distributed by the Arundel Society, of which Cameron was a member. The image has such presence that Cameron decided to print it despite having cracked the negative.

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