Saturday, April 23, 2011

John Everett Millais - Euphemia Chalmers ('Effie') Gray, Mrs John Ruskin

oil on panel, 1853
230 x 210mm
Wightwick Manor

Painted while the Ruskins and Millais were on hoiday in Scotland in July 1853.


Hels said...

John Everett Millais and Mrs John Ruskin married in 1855, only two years after this quiet domestic scene was painted :) Love it.

Hermes said...

I've always liked Millais for his devotion to her. There's a new book on them, but I've lost the link.