Idylls of the King by Julia Margaret Cameron

A miniature edition of 22 albumen prints mounted on sheets with hand-written facsimile prints of Tennyson's 'Idylls of the King and other poems'.


Card, paper, albumen prints
22 x 24 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,000 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
Ailsa Smith

The images would have been taken whilst the artist was living at Dimbola Lodge.


Passed by descent to Mrs Ailsa Smith, great grand daughter of Sir Prinsep, brother-in-law to Julia Margaret Cameron.

Venue details

Dimbola Museum & Galleries Dimbola Museum & Galleries, Terrace Lane, Freshwater Bay Isle of Wight PO40 9QE 01983756814

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £4.50)

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