Portrait of Freddy Gould and Elizabeth Keown in costume and posing as the title characters from Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre's 1787 novel. The children stand side by side wrapped in cloth and both hold an open umbrella as they look at the camera.


  • Title: [Paul and Virginia]
  • Creator: Julia Margaret Cameron
  • Date Created: 1864
  • Location Created: Freshwater, Isle of Wight, England
  • Physical Dimensions: 26.7 × 21.1 cm (10 1/2 × 8 5/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XM.443.12
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Julia Margaret Cameron (British, born India, 1815 - 1879)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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