Karen Elson compares her own experience of modelling with that of Pre-Raphaelite muse Elizabeth Siddal, Millais’s long-suffering model for ‘Ophelia’.
Here model Laura Bailey goes head to head with Rossetti’s famous femme fatale ‘Lady Lillith’, and discusses the endurance of Pre-Raphaelite symbols in contemporary fashion photography.
Model Daisy Lowe explores the role of Christina Rossetti as a Pre-Raphaelite muse and also as a creative force in her own right.
What are your thoughts on Tate Shots: art of the muses? I would love to hear your opinions on these shorts featuring Karen Elson, Laura Bailey and Daisy Lowe. Please do join in the conversation and leave a comment in the space provided. I look forward to hearing from you!