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Whisper of the Muse: The Overstone Album & Other Photographs by Julia Margaret Cameron

Publisher: Malibu, California: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1986
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 0892360887
Condition: Fine / Fine
Item #: 102554



First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine brown cloth-covered boards with embossed foliate design on cover and title stamped in brown on cover and spine, with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs and text by Julia Margaret Cameron. Foreword by John Walsh. Preface by Weston Naef. Essay by Mike Weaver. Includes a checklist of Overstone images, and index of proper names and photograph titles and selected bibliography. Designed by Patrick Dooley. 104 pp., with 10 large four-color plates, and 136 duotone illustrations finely printed on Karma natural paper by Gardner/Fulmer Lithograph, Buena Park, California. 11-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches. This first edition was limited to 4000 copies.


Fine in Fine dust jacket.


A definitive resource on the important album of 111 photographs that Cameron gave to her friend Lord Overstone.