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ⓘ John Everett Millais. Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Baronet, PRA 8 June 1829 – 13 August 1896 was an English painter. He was one of the founders of the Pre-Raph ..




John Everett Millais
                                     

ⓘ John Everett Millais

Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Baronet, PRA 8 June 1829 – 13 August 1896) was an English painter. He was one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, and painted several of their most famous works.

By the time has was 30 he had changed to become a portrait painter of famous people. He was equally good at that, and became one of the best of the later 19th century.

His marriage to Effie Euphemia Chalmers Gray had a history. She had married John Ruskin, but Ruskin did not consummate the marriage.

When she met Millais some five years after her marriage, she was still a virgin. She left her husband, and their marriage was annulled in 1854. In 1855 she married Millais and they had eight children. The triangle has been used in drama and literature many times.

                                     
  • painters, poets, and critics, founded in 1848 by William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais and Dante Gabriel Rossetti. The three founders were soon joined by
  • by Raphael A death mask of Oliver Cromwell Portrait of John Ruskin by John Everett Millais The ceremonial cloak of Chief Powhatan The Abingdon Sword
  • after meeting the poet and artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti. With John Everett Millais they sought to revitalise art. They favoured the detailed observation
  • surrounded by a thin film of gas Bubbles painting a painting by Sir John Everett Millais Bubbles Yablonsky, the protagonist in a series of mystery novels
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  • The Somnambulist by John Everett Millais 1871