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MILLAIS, John Everett (1829 - 1896), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MILLAIS, John Everett (1829 - 1896), Painter, watercolourist

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 8 June 1829, in Southampton; died 13 August 1896, in London.

Painter, watercolourist. History painting, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Symbolism.

Pre-Raphaelite.

[not available online]John Everett Millais' father was from Jersey, where his family returned when he was four. His father held a position in the Jersey Militia and his mother's family lived in Southampton. His Brother William Henry

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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