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Portrait of a Muse

Frances Graham, Edward Burne-Jones and the Pre-Raphaelite Dream

Andrew Gailey


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The first biography of Frances Graham, the muse of leading Pre-Raphaelite painter Edward Burne-Jones for the last 25 years of his life. In a discreet, subtle, human way, her life is a study in power - artistic, social, political, familial, local - and all the more fascinating for being played out from a perennial position of weakness. 'The Portrait of a Muse' is the tale of a remarkable woman living in an age on the cusp of modernity. 75 illustrations.

Wilmington Square Books, 9781913394400, 448pp.

Publication Date: October 27, 2020