NPG P125 (4b)

Letter from G.F. Watts to J.M. Cameron, dated 19 October 1872, giving an assessment of her recent photographs and advice on how to improve.


rules to be laid down, but they will not carry you far. I should advise you to get some Photographs from prints after the greatest masters.

I think the Cupid the most beautiful Thing you have done at all. The head is blurred which is a pity, & the feet come together in a manner that suggests a cloven foot! but the last might have been easily modified by throwing some shadow