My Niece Julia

1866 in United Kingdom
Julia Margaret Cameron

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'My Niece Julia' 1867 A photographic portrait of Julia Jackson (1846-1895), taken by Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) in 1867
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A photographic portrait of Julia Jackson (1846-1895) entitled 'My Niece Julia', taken by Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) in 1867. This albumen print forms part of the Herschel Album, created by Cameron for her friend Sir John Herschel (1792-1871). Julia Jackson married the barrister Herbert Duckworth who died in 1870. She then married Sir Leslie Stephen the editor of The Dictionary of National Biography. They had four children including the future Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf.


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