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Julia Prinsep Stephen (née Jackson, formerly Mrs Duckworth) (1846-1895), Beauty and philanthropist; former wife of Herbert Duckworth, and later wife of Sir Leslie Stephen; mother of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell

Sitter in 8 portraits
The niece and goddaughter of Julia Margaret Cameron and, like her, a member of the artistic circle which gathered at Little Holland House. She was a renowned beauty and a favourite of the Pre-Raphaelites and sat for Burne-Jones, as well as G. F. Watts and her godmother. From her second marriage to the historian, Leslie Stephen, she was the mother of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell.

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Julia Prinsep Stephen (née Jackson, formerly Mrs Duckworth)

by The London Photographic Company
albumen print on card, circa 1867
NPG x18076

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Julia Prinsep Stephen (née Jackson, formerly Mrs Duckworth)

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print, oval, April 1867
NPG x18018

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Julia Prinsep Stephen (née Jackson, formerly Mrs Duckworth)

by Julia Margaret Cameron, distributed by Henry Herschel Hay Cameron (later The Cameron Studio)
albumen print on card, 1872
NPG x18052

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