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ISBN-13: 9780691007205
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 03/14/1999
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 8.75(w) x 10.75(h) x (d)

About the Author

Peter Funnell is Curator of the Nineteenth-Century Collection at the National Portrait Gallery. He has previously curated exhibitions at the gallery on Michael Faraday, Christina Rossetti, and David Livingstone and has published on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British art. Malcolm Warner is Curator of Paintings and Sculpture at the Yale Center for British Art and is currently preparing the catalogue raisonné of Millais's works. Recently he curated The Victorians, British Painting 1837-1901 at the National Gallery, Washington. Leonée Ormond is Professor of Victorian Studies at Kings College, London. H. C. G. Matthew is Professor of History at the University of Oxford and Editor of the New Dictionary of National Biography. Kate Flint is University Lecturer in Victorian and Modern English Literature and a Fellow of Linacre College, Oxford.

Table of Contents

Foreword6
Acknowledgements8
Introduction: Millais's Reputation and the Practice of Portraiture11
1Early and Pre-Raphaelite Portraits37
2Portraits of Children: The Pathos of Innocence103
3Portraits of Men: Millais and Victorian Public Life137
4Portraits of Women: On Display181
Bibliography216
Picture Credits219
Index220

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