(via Underpaintings: Life Imitates Art -or- Pre-Raphaelites Take a Bath)

…Whether or not the miniseries was disappointing, I cannot say, but the still images, especially those illustrating Lizzie Siddal modeling for John Everett Milais’ Ophelia, have been wonderful.  In the pictures, actress Amy Manson was given the unenviable task of lying in a cold bathtub through  in the winter months while driven artist Millais strives for perfection in his painting of her…

(via Underpaintings: Life Imitates Art -or- Pre-Raphaelites Take a Bath)

Whether or not the miniseries was disappointing, I cannot say, but the still images, especially those illustrating Lizzie Siddal modeling for John Everett Milais’ Ophelia, have been wonderful.  In the pictures, actress Amy Manson was given the unenviable task of lying in a cold bathtub through  in the winter months while driven artist Millais strives for perfection in his painting of her…