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Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt

(1829-1896), Painter and President of the Royal Academy

Sitter in 74 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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Wilkie Collins, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 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

William Holman Hunt, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 5834

William Holman Hunt

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

John Leech, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 899

John Leech

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

Thomas Carlyle, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 968

Thomas Carlyle

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

William Ewart Gladstone, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 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

Louise Jane Jopling (née Goode, later Rowe), by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 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

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 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

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by William Lockhart Bogle, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 925

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

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

John Newman, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 5295

John Newman

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

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 3242

Robert 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

Sir Henry Irving, by Harry M. Allen, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 1453

Sir Henry Irving

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

Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan, by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 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

Henrietta Anne Theodosia (née Vyner), Marchioness of Ripon, by Richard James Lane, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D22363

Henrietta Anne Theodosia (née Vyner), Marchioness of Ripon

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

Sir Henry Irving, by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D8100

Sir Henry Irving

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

Sir William Sterndale Bennett, by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D8104

Sir William Sterndale Bennett

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

Sir James Paget, 1st Bt, by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D8105

Sir James Paget, 1st Bt

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

Sir John Fowler, 1st Bt, by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D8106

Sir John Fowler, 1st Bt

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
stipple engraving
NPG D8106

Eveleen Myers (née Tennant), by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D46002

Eveleen Myers (née Tennant)

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

Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury, by Richard Josey, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG 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

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