Biography of John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896

On 08 Jun 1829 John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 was born to [his father] John William Millais and [his mother] Emily Mary Evermy at Southampton.

1841 to 1843. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (11). "Othello and Desdemona".

1841 to 1843. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Othello and Desdemona".

1847. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (17). Self-portrait.

1847. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Self-portrait.

1847 to 1848. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (17). "Cymon and Iphigenia".

1847 to 1848. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Cymon and Iphigenia".

In Sep 1847 the Pre-Raphealite Brotherhood was formed at 7 Gower Street, the home of John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (18). The founder members included brothers Dante Gabriel Rossetti Painter 1828-1882 (19) and William Michael Rossetti Author 1829-1919 (17), and William Holman Hunt Painter 1827-1910 (20), John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (18) and Thomas Woolner Sculptor 1825-1892 (21).

1848. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (18). "Pizarro seizing the Inca of Peru".

1848. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Pizarro seizing the Inca of Peru".

1848. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (18). "Death Romeo and Juliet".

1848. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Death Romeo and Juliet".

On 10 Apr 1848 John Ruskin Art Critic 1819-1900 (29) and [his future wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (19) were married.

1851. Thomas Richmond Painter 1802-1874. Portrait of John Ruskin Art Critic 1819-1900.1852 to 1853. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of John Ruskin Art Critic 1819-1900.1851. Thomas Richmond Painter 1802-1874. Portrait of Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897.1873. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897.1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of John Caird Theologian 1820-1898. The artist's wife's sister's husband's brother.

1849 to 1850. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (19). Christ in the House of His Parents. The boy on the right John the Baptist.

1849 to 1850. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Christ in the House of His Parents. The boy on the right John the Baptist.

1849. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (19). "Isabella". From the poem Isabella and the Pot of Basil and the book Decameron Day Four Story Five. Note the initials PRB on the bottom of the table leg.

1849. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Isabella". From the poem Isabella and the Pot of Basil and the book Decameron Day Four Story Five. Note the initials PRB on the bottom of the table leg.

1850 to 1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (20). "Mariana". The character in the Shakepeare play Measure for Measure and Tennyson's peom Mariana in the Moated Grange.

1850 to 1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Mariana". The character in the Shakepeare play Measure for Measure and Tennyson's peom Mariana in the Moated Grange.

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (21). "The Woodman's Daughter".

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Woodman's Daughter".

1851 to 1852. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (21). "Ophelia". Hamlet Act IV Scene 7 Part IV in which Queen Gertrude describes Ophelia's death to Laertes. Millais painted the scene near Tolworth using the River Hogsmill. Elizabeth Siddal Model 1829-1862 (21) modelled in a bath-tub at 7 Gower Street. Note the initials PRB bottom right next to his name.

1851 to 1852. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Ophelia". Hamlet Act IV Scene 7 Part IV in which Queen Gertrude describes Ophelia's death to Laertes. Millais painted the scene near Tolworth using the River Hogsmill. Elizabeth Siddal Model 1829-1862 modelled in a bath-tub at 7 Gower Street. Note the initials PRB bottom right next to his name.

1851 to 1852. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (21). "A Hugenot, on St. Bartholomew's Day, Refusing to Shield Himself from Danger by Wearing the Roman Catholic Badge".

1851 to 1852. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "A Hugenot, on St. Bartholomew's Day, Refusing to Shield Himself from Danger by Wearing the Roman Catholic Badge".

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (21). Study for Ophelia.

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Study for Ophelia.

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (21). "The Bridesmaid"

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Bridesmaid"

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (21). Portrait of Emily Augusta Patmore nee Andrews 1824-1862 (26) known as "Mrs Coventry Patmore".

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Emily Augusta Patmore nee Andrews 1824-1862 known as "Mrs Coventry Patmore".

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (21). "The Return of the Dove to the Ark".

1851. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Return of the Dove to the Ark".

1852 to 1853. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (22). "The Proscribed Royalist".

1852 to 1853. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Proscribed Royalist".

1852 to 1853. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (22). Portrait of John Ruskin Art Critic 1819-1900 (32).

1852 to 1853. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of John Ruskin Art Critic 1819-1900.

1852 to 1853. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (22). "The Order of Release, 1746". Modelled by [his future wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (23).

1852 to 1853. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Order of Release, 1746". Modelled by Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897.

Around 1852. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (22). Study for Ophelia. Model Elizabeth Siddal (22).

Around 1852. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Study for Ophelia. Model Elizabeth Siddal.

1853 to 1854. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (23). "[his future wife] Effie (24) with Foxgloves in her hair".

1853 to 1854. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Effie with Foxgloves in her hair".

1853. William Holman Hunt Painter 1827-1910 (25). Portrait of John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (23).

1853. William Holman Hunt Painter 1827-1910. Portrait of John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896.

1853 to 1854. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (23). "Waterfall, or [his future wife] Effie (24) at Glenfinlas".

1853 to 1854. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Waterfall, or Effie at Glenfinlas".

1855. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (25). Portrait of Annie Miller Model 1835-1925 (20).

1855. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Annie Miller Model 1835-1925.

In 1855 John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (25) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (26) were married.

1855. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (25). "The Rescue". Model Jane "Jeanie" Elizabeth Hughes 1828-1877 (26).

1855. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Rescue". Model Jane "Jeanie" Elizabeth Hughes 1828-1877.

1856. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (26). "Autumn Leaves". Left to right: Alice Gray (12) at Perth., [his sister-in-law] Sophie Gray 1843-1882 (12) and two unknown local girls.

1856. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Autumn Leaves". Left to right: Alice Gray at Perth., Sophie Gray 1843-1882 and two unknown local girls.

1856 to 1857. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (26). "News from Home".

1856 to 1857. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "News from Home".

1856. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (26). "The Blind Girl". Mathilda Proudfoot was the model for the blind girl, replacing [his wife] Effie Ruskin (27) who Millais first used as the model, and Isabella Nicol as her sister.

1856. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Blind Girl". Mathilda Proudfoot was the model for the blind girl, replacing Effie Ruskin who Millais first used as the model, and Isabella Nicol as her sister.

In 1856 [his son] Everett Millais 1856- was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (26) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (27).

1857 to 1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (27). "Only a Lock of Hair". Model [his sister-in-law] Sophie Gray 1843-1882 (13).

1857 to 1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Only a Lock of Hair". Model Sophie Gray 1843-1882.

1857. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (27). Portrait of [his sister-in-law] Sophie Gray 1843-1882 (13).

1857. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Sophie Gray 1843-1882.

On 19 Sep 1857 [his son] George Millais 1857-1878 was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (28) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (29) at Bowerswell.

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (28). Portrait of Alice Gray (14).

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Alice Gray.

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (28). "Spring aka Apple Blossoms". Model far left [his sister-in-law] Sophie Gray 1843-1882 (14).

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Spring aka Apple Blossoms". Model far left Sophie Gray 1843-1882.

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (28). "The Black Brunswicker". Modelled by an unknown soldier who died shortly after and Catherine "Kate" Perugini nee Dickens 1839-1929 (18) (daughter of Charles Dickens (45)).

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Black Brunswicker". Modelled by an unknown soldier who died shortly after and Catherine "Kate" Perugini nee Dickens 1839-1929 (daughter of Charles Dickens).

In 1858 [his daughter] Effie Millias 1858- was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (28) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (29).

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (28). Portrait of Alice Gray (14).

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Alice Gray.

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (28). "The Vale of Rest".

1858. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Vale of Rest".

1860 to 1862. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (30). "The Ransom".

1860 to 1862. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Ransom".

In 1860 [his daughter] Mary Millais 1860- was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (30) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (31).

In 1862 [his daughter] Alice Millais Baroness Stuart 1862-1936 was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (32) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (33).

1874. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Alice Millais Baroness Stuart 1862-1936, the artist's daughter.

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (33). "My Second Sermon".

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "My Second Sermon".

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (33). "My First Sermon".

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "My First Sermon".

In 1863 [his son] Geoffroy Millais 1863- was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (33) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (34).

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (33). "The Eve of St Agnes". Model [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (34). Location Knole House.

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Eve of St Agnes". Model Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897. Location Knole House.

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (33). "Joan of Arc".

1863. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Joan of Arc".

In 1865 [his son] John Millais 1865- was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (35) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (36).

1865. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (35). "The Eve of St Agnes". The painting depicts Esther, the Jewish wife of the Persian king Ahasuerus, as she prepares to enter the presence of her husband. The Yellow Jacket belonged to General Gordon, a gift from the Chinese emperor after the defeat of the Taiping rebellion. Millais turned it inside out.

1865. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Eve of St Agnes". The painting depicts Esther, the Jewish wife of the Persian king Ahasuerus, as she prepares to enter the presence of her husband. The Yellow Jacket belonged to General Gordon, a gift from the Chinese emperor after the defeat of the Taiping rebellion. Millais turned it inside out.

1867. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (37). "Waking".

1867. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Waking".

1867. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (37). "Sleeping".

1867. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Sleeping".

1868. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (38). "Stella".

1868. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Stella".

In 1868 [his daughter] Sophie Millais 1868- was born to John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (38) and [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (39).

1868. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (38). "Vanessa". An imagined portrait of Jonathan Swift's close friend and correspondent Esther Vanhomrigh who was known as Vanessa.

1868. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Vanessa". An imagined portrait of Jonathan Swift's close friend and correspondent Esther Vanhomrigh who was known as Vanessa.

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (40). "Rosalind in the Forest".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Rosalind in the Forest".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (40). "Hearts are Trumps".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Hearts are Trumps".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (40). "Chill October".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Chill October".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (40). "The Knight Errant".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Knight Errant".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (40). "A Widow's Mite".

1870. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "A Widow's Mite".

1871. George Frederick Watts Painter Sculptor 1817-1904 (53). Portrait of John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (41).

1871. George Frederick Watts Painter Sculptor 1817-1904. Portrait of John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896.

1871. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (41). "The Martyr of Solway". She, Margaret Wilson 1667–1685, was executed by drowning for refusing to swear an oath declaring James II and VII as head of the church. Margaret McLachlan was also executed.

1871. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Martyr of Solway". She, Margaret Wilson 1667–1685, was executed by drowning for refusing to swear an oath declaring James II and VII as head of the church. Margaret McLachlan was also executed.

1873. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (43). Portrait of [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (44).

1873. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897.

1874. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (44). "The West Passage". Models Edward John Trelawny and Mrs Ellis.

1874. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The West Passage". Models Edward John Trelawny and Mrs Ellis.

1874. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (44). Portrait of Eevleen Tennant 1856-1937 (17).

1874. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Eevleen Tennant 1856-1937.

1874. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (44). Portrait of [his daughter] Alice Millais Baroness Stuart 1862-1936 (12), the artist's daughter.

1874. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Alice Millais Baroness Stuart 1862-1936, the artist's daughter.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). "Bright Eyes". Portrait of Florence Coleridge.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Bright Eyes". Portrait of Florence Coleridge.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). "The Two Princes". An imagined portrait of the Princes in the Tower Edward V King England 1470- and Richard of Shrewsbury 1st Duke York 1473-.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Two Princes". An imagined portrait of the Princes in the Tower Edward V King England 1470- and Richard of Shrewsbury 1st Duke York 1473-.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). Portrait of Robert Bulwer-Lytton 1st Earl of Lytton.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Robert Bulwer-Lytton 1st Earl of Lytton.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). "The Twins, Kate and Grace Hoare".

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Twins, Kate and Grace Hoare".

Around 1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). "Ducklings".

Around 1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Ducklings".

Around 1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). Portrait of Louise Jane Jopling (née Goode, later Rowe).

Around 1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Louise Jane Jopling (née Goode, later Rowe).

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). Portrait of Cardinal John Henry Newman 1801-1890.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Cardinal John Henry Newman 1801-1890.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). Portrait of John Caird Theologian 1820-1898. The artist's [his wife] wife's (47) [his sister-in-law] sister's (32) husband's (39) brother.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of John Caird Theologian 1820-1898. The artist's wife's sister's husband's brother.

Around 1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). "Portia".

Around 1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Portia".

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). "Stitch Stitch Stitch". Modelled by Mrs Ellis.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Stitch Stitch Stitch". Modelled by Mrs Ellis.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (46). "Cherry Ripe".

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Cherry Ripe".

1879. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (49). Portrait of Beatrix Caird 1874-1888 (5), the artist's niece.

1879. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Beatrix Caird 1874-1888, the artist's niece.

1880. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (50). Portrait of [his sister-in-law] Sophie Gray 1843-1882 (36).

1880. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Sophie Gray 1843-1882.

1881. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (51). Portrait of Catherine "Kate" Perugini nee Dickens 1839-1929 (41).

1881. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Catherine "Kate" Perugini nee Dickens 1839-1929.

1881. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (51). Self-Portrait.

1881. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Self-Portrait.

After Jul 1881 [his son-in-law] Charles Beilby Stuart Wortley 1st Baron Stuart 1851-1926 and [his daughter] Alice Millais Baroness Stuart 1862-1936 were married.

1912. Luke Fildes Painter 1843-1927. Portrait of Charles Beilby Stuart Wortley 1st Baron Stuart 1851-1926.

1882. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (52). "A Jersey Lily". Portrait of Emilie Charlotte Le Breton "Lily Langtry" 1853-1929 (28).

1882. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "A Jersey Lily". Portrait of Emilie Charlotte Le Breton "Lily Langtry" 1853-1929.

1886. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (56). "Mercy: St Bartholomew’s Day, 1572".

1886. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Mercy: St Bartholomew’s Day, 1572".

1886. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (56). "The Sweetest Eyes Ever Seen".

1886. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Sweetest Eyes Ever Seen".

Before 1890. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Bubbles".

Before 1890. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "Bubbles".

Aronud 1891. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (61). Portrait of Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne Cecil 3rd Marquess Salisbury 1830-1903 (60)

Aronud 1891. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne Cecil 3rd Marquess Salisbury 1830-1903

1891. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (61). Portrait of Mary Endicott, Mrs Joseph Chamberlain.

1891. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Mary Endicott, Mrs Joseph Chamberlain.

Aronud 1891. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (61). Portrait of Anne Ryan.

Aronud 1891. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. Portrait of Anne Ryan.

1895. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (65). "A Disciple".

1895. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "A Disciple".

On 13 Aug 1896 John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896 (67) died.

On 23 Dec 1897 [his wife] Euphemia "Effie" Gray 1828-1897 (69) died at Bowerswell. She was buried at Kinnoull Parish Church next to her son [his son] George Millais 1857-1878 (40).