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The Blind Girl painted by John Everett Millais 1855. The blind girl was modelled by Matilda Proudfoot and Isabella Nicholas as her younger sister. Millais wife Effie was the first choice of model for the blind girl but her face was overpainted and replaced by Matilda. The village in the distance is Winchelsea, Sussex, England.
Grose's Antiquities of England - "WINCHELSEA CASTLE IN SUSSEX" - Copper Engraving - c1885