Veiled Bride (Getty)

Veiled Bride (Getty)

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A marble bust by Raphael Monti, one of the most popular Victorian sculptors, inspired Hadley to design a series of similar busts in the 1860s. This example is modelled in Parian and decorated in ‘Raphaelesque’ colours with gold. The delicate effect of the black lace half-veil demonstrates Hadley’s exceptional skill.