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John Everett Millais

[English Pre-Raphaelite Painter, 1829-1896]

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Original works by John Everett Millais available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Many works from the museum's prints and drawings collection

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
8 works online

Notable SiteJohn Everett Millais at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Leisure Hours, 1864

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Portrait of William Monteith, drawing, 1854

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
The Ransom, 1864

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK
Info about a 2007-08 exhibition: "Millais"

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
3 works online

Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums, Scotland

Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Jephthah, 1867

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick

Bolton Art Gallery, UK
The Somnambulist

Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, UK
The Bride of Lammermoor

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
11 works by or related to the artist

Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington

Dublin City Gallery | The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland   NEW!

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Portrait of Principal John Caird, 1880

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Jersey Heritage Trust, UK

Jersey Heritage Trust, UK
Biography of the artist

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Little Red Riding Hood, 1881

Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight, UK
Spring (Apple Blossoms), 1859

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Peace Concluded, 1856
Young Woman Reading on the Dunes, drawing

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Peace Concluded, 1856

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
The rescue

National Museums Liverpool, UK
Overview page with 10 works online

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Norwich Museums, England

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Pre-Raphaelite Photographs Exhibition

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
2 illustrations (of a Scott Novel?)

Southampton City Art Gallery, England

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Studio Esseci, Italy (in Italian)  
Click "Immagini" to see a large image from a 2003 exhibition

John Everett Millais at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Huntington Library, California

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
Search results for "John Everett Millais"

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
Prisoners of War, pen and ink drawing, ca.1845

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
9 works online when last checked

D'Outre Manche Database of British Art in French Public Collections

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
10 works online

Notable SiteJohn Everett Millais at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJohn Everett Millais at The Artchive  

Notable SiteJohn Everett Millais at The Athenaeum  
37 works online by Millais

Notable SiteJohn Everett Millais in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

John Everett Millais at ArtMagick

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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John Everett Millais at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

Olga's Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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The Captive

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

University of Leipzig, Germany  

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Miscellaneous Sites:

Nina Auerbach's Homepage

Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

Shakespeare Illustrated

Still Life Paintings: 19th Century Painting Techniques

The Androom Archives
Wilkie Collins
Kate Perugini

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

The Pre-Raphaelite Society
The Martyr of the Solway, ca.1871

The Victorian Web

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on John Everett Millais  
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Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

International Herald Tribune (now part of the New York Times organization)
"Millais, the Portraitist of the Victorian Age," article by Souren Melikian

The London Evening Standard
"The Millais model", 2007 article by Brian Sewell

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
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Time Present And Time Past: The Art Of John Everett Millais

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Millais: Three Generations in Nature, Art and Sport

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Sir John Everett Millais


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