Maria Zambaco , born Marie Terpsithea Cassavetti , was a British artist and model of Greek descent. She was favoured by the Pre-Raphaelites.
Maria Zambaco, née Cassavetti, in Cupid and Psyche by Edward Burne-Jones
|Born||Maria Cassavetti |
29 April 1843
|Died||14 July 1914 |
|Nationality||British and Greek|
|Movement||Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Aesthetic Movement, Arts and Crafts Movement|
Maria Zambaco (29 April 1843, London – 14 July 1914, Paris), born Marie Terpsithea Cassavetti (Greek: Μαρία Τερψιθέα Κασσαβέτη, sometimes spelled Maria Tepsithia Kassavetti or referred to as Mary), was a British artist and model of Greek descent. She was favoured by the Pre-Raphaelites.