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Sir John Everett Millais


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Name
Sir John Everett Millais
Birth Year
1829
Death Year
1896
Country
UK

Sir John Everett Millais Biography

Sir John Everett Millais is an English painter, born in Southampton. He started to draw at the age of 4 years; and his parents supported his artistic inclinations, providing him with private art lessons with a Mr. Bessel. Encouraged by Mr. Bessel, the family came to London with an introduction to the President of the Royal Academy and in 1840 John Millais became the youngest student ever at the Academy. In 1846, he exhibited his Pizarro Seizing the Inca of Peru at the RA.


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Sir John Everett Millais Bibliography

Victorian Painting. by Christopher Wood. Bulfinch Press. 1999.

The Life and Letters of Sir John Everett Millais, President of the Royal Academy by John Guille Millais. AMS Press.

John Everett Millais: A Biography by Gordon H. Fleming. Constable & Co Ltd, 1999.

Sir John Everett Millais by Russell Ash, John Everett Millais. Pavilion, 1998.

Millais by Peter Funnell, Malcolm Warner, Kate Flint. Princeton University Press, 1999.

Time Present And Time Past: The Art Of John Everett Millais by Paul Barlow. Ashgate Publishing, 2005.

John Everett Millais: Beyond the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood by Debra N. Mancoff. Paul Mellon Center, 2001.

John Everett Millais: Illustrator And Narrator by Paul Goldman, Tessa Sidey. Lund Humphries Publishers, 2004.