Our Pre-Raph Gang

Saturday, June 23, 2012

And now a word from our sponsor...




Fanny Cornforth herself highly recommends the lovely (and very funny) Kirsty Stonell Walker's excellent biography Stunner: The Fall and Rise of Fanny Cornforth.

This is the brand new, revised and updated 2012 edition with new images of Fanny and a section devoted to Fanny in pop culture. (Yes, how many times can I say "Fanny" and try not to snicker?)

Also do yourself a favor and check out Kirsty's wonderful (and often hilarious) blog devoted to Pre-Raphaelite and Victorian art, The Kissed Mouth (the title of the book's cover painting.): http://fannycornforth.blogspot.com/


Stunner is available at any Amazon.com in your country of choice:

http://www.amazon.com/Stunner-Fall-Rise-Fanny-Cornforth/dp/1475229070/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1340468941&sr=1-1&keywords=kirsty+walker#_


(Featured in the above cartoon is Fanny with the Rossetti brothers: Gabriel (left) and Fanny's arch-nemesis, William Michael Rossetti. Read about all the drama in the book!)


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