Photograph of Sir John Herschel

Sir John Herschel photographed by Julia Margaret Cameron Albumen silver print from glass negative 1867

Photo @

Sepia Wiseman

Lisa Cox

Staring out of
Sepia fog
Wild man
From centuries
Past
Captured
Alive
On glass
Transferred with silver
The weight of
His knowledge
And wisdom
Wrinkle every inch
Of his face
And
His soul
Spills from the
Frame

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