Sir John Everett Millais
British, 1829-1896
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Sir John Everett Millais
British, 1829-1896
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Collected by major museums
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Exhibitions (1)
Exhibitions
2016
Artist and Empire,
National Gallery Singapore

A child prodigy, John Everett Millais was admitted to the London’s Royal Academy as their youngest …

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A child prodigy, John Everett Millais was admitted to the London’s Royal Academy as their youngest ever student, aged 11. There he befriended William Holman Hunt, with whom, alongside Dante Gabriel Rossetti, he would form the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. The group rejected the idealization of classical art favoured by …

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