(redirected from John Everett Millais)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


 (mĭ-lā′), Sir John Everett 1829-1896.
British painter and a founder of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (1848). His works include Christ in the Carpenter's Shop (1850) and The Order of Release (1853).


(Biography) Sir John Everett. 1829–96, English painter, who was a founder of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. His works include The Order of Release (1853) and The Blind Girl (1856)



Sir John Everett, 1829–96, English painter.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Millais - Englishman and Pre-Raphaelite painter (1829-1896)Millais - Englishman and Pre-Raphaelite painter (1829-1896)
References in periodicals archive ?
Burne-Jones, as it happens, was never a member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, founded in 1848 by the painters Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Everett Millais and William Holman Hunt.
Eventually, Ruskin spirits Effie up to Scotland with artist John Everett Millais (Tom Sturridge).
Eventually, Ruskin spirits Effie up to Scotland with artist John Everett Millais (Tom Sturridge), who has been commissioned to paint a portrait of the eminent critic.
It focuses on the scandalous love triangle between art critic John Ruskin (Emma's hubby Greg Wise), his wife Effie (Dakota Fanning) and painter John Everett Millais (Tom Sturridge).
Por su parte, lo mas llamativo de la tela firmada por John Everett Millais (Barlow, 2005; Rosenfeld, 2012) en 1881 es el hecho de que plasma a una Cenicienta todavia adolescente, casi una nina.
Sir John Everett Millais and Sir Edward Burne-Jones both served as presidents.
When Ruskin refuses to consummate it, she falls for artist John Everett Millais (Tom Sturridge) and becomes one of the first women to seek divorce.
The illustrations of Kenny Meadows, John Gilbert, and Henry Selous are, for example, bundled together in "High Victorian Shakespeare: Gilbert and Others" and the author attempts to be all-inclusive by adding chapters on "Shakespeare in France" "Shakespeare in Germany," and "American Shakespearean Art," There are the expected chapters on such central topics as Fuseli, the Boydell Shakespeare venture, John Everett Millais, and the Pre-Raphaelites, together with an increasingly breathless series of topics leading into the twentieth century--"The Impact of Photography," "In the Age of the Book Beautiful," "Through the Lens of Modern Art" "Limited Editions Club," and "The Animated Tales.
Por su parte, Alvaro Cardoso Gomes, de la Universidad de San Marcos en Sao Paulo, Brasil, examina, a la luz de Gaston Bachelard, la locura clasica de Ofelia en la pintura prerafaelista de Sir John Everett Millais, asi como tambien en Hamlet de Shakespeare, en la poesia de Rimbaud y de Antonio Nobre.
The drama focuses on the love triangle between Effie, her husband Ruskin and his protege, the Pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais.
The pictures, by Pre-Raphaelite artist John Everett Millais, were due to be sold at Chilcotts Auctioneers in Devon.
James, who comes from Armadale in West Lothian and is a graduate of Edinburgh School of Art, had to recreate Sir John Everett Millais famous painting, Ophelia.