Clio (Mary Ann Hillier) ~ 1866


Clio ~ 1866

An albumen print photograph by Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879). The model for the photograph is Mary Ann Hillier (1847-1936). In Greek mythology, Clio was the muse of history. Hillier was Cameron’s maid from 1861 to 1875, and the model for many of Cameron’s photographs.

Via: National Media Museum

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