NPG P215 (2a)

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Letter from G.F. Watts to J.M. Cameron, undated, assessing her recent photographs.


My Dear Mrs Cameron
All the Photographs are very fine as suggestions but hardly so definite as you must make them. I know you don't like me to say this but I must tell you what I think if you ask my opinion. The Mary of Bethuny is a beautiful picture but the only clear part about it is the throat & that is not enough. The expression is fine but it is always so when Mary Madonna sits & you have had that view of head & identical expression