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Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt (1829-1896), Painter and President of the Royal Academy

Sitter associated with 72 portraits
Artist associated with 40 portraits
Painter born in Southampton. Millais entered the Royal Academy schools at the age of eleven, exhibiting his first work at the RA aged sixteen. In 1848 together with William Holman Hunt and Dante Gabriel Rossetti he formed the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. He painted some of the movement's masterpieces, including Lorenzo and Isabella and Christ in the House of His Parents, works that also caused furious controversy. He became President of the RA after Leighton's death in 1896.

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967

Wilkie Collins

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on panel, 1850
On display in Room 24 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 967

5834

William Holman Hunt

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
pencil with some wash, 1853
NPG 5834

899

John Leech

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
watercolour, 1854
NPG 899

968

Thomas Carlyle

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1877
On display at Bodelwyddan Castle
NPG 968

3637

William Ewart Gladstone

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1879
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3637

6612

Louise Jane Jopling (née Goode, later Rowe)

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1879
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6612

3241

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1881
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3241

925

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by William Lockhart Bogle, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1892 (1881)
NPG 925

5295

John Newman

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1881
On display at Arundel Castle, West Sussex
NPG 5295

3242

Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1883
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3242

1453

Sir Henry Irving

by Harry M. Allen, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, (circa 1884)
NPG 1453

1325

Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1888
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1325

D22363

Henrietta Anne Theodosia (née Vyner), Marchioness of Ripon

by Richard James Lane, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
lithograph, (1855)
NPG D22363

D8100

Sir Henry Irving

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint
NPG D8100

D8104

Sir William Sterndale Bennett

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint, late 19th century
NPG D8104

D8105

Sir James Paget, 1st Bt

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mixed-method engraving
NPG D8105

D46002

Eveleen Myers (née Tennant)

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
pencil on laid paper, August 1874
NPG D46002

D40665

Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury

by Richard Josey, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint, published 2 April 1878 (1877)
NPG D40665

D38019

The Princes in the Tower (Richard, Duke of York and Duke of Norfolk; King Edward V)

by Samuel Cousins, published by Fine Art Society Ltd, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint, published 16 March 1879 (1878)
NPG D38019

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