Delphi Complete Works of John Everett Millais (Illustrated) (Delphi Masters of Art)

December 8, 2020
Delphi Complete Works of John Everett Millais (Illustrated) (Delphi Masters of Art)

Founder of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, the English painterSir John Everett Millais was a principal figure of nineteenthcentury British art. Along with Rossetti and Holman Hunt, heconfronted the art establishment with a daring challenge to ignore500 years of history and the corrupting influence of Raphael. Anextraordinary range of paintings sought a bold return to theabundant detail, intense colours and complex compositions of theearly Renaissance. Millais produced meticulously detailed artworks,forming an extraordinary and diverse oeuvre that infused new lifeinto British art. Delphi's Masters of Art Series presents theworld's first digital e-Art books, allowing readers to explore theworks of great artists in comprehensive detail. This volumepresents Millais' complete paintings in beautiful detail, withconcise introductions, hundreds of high quality images and theusual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)The complete paintings of John Everett Millais – over 300images, fully indexed and arranged in chronological andalphabetical orderIncludes reproductions of rare worksFeatures a special 'Highlights' section, with conciseintroductions to the masterpieces, giving valuable contextualinformationEnlarged 'Detail' images, allowing you to explore Millais'celebrated works in detail, as featured in traditional artbooksHundreds of images in colour – highly recommended for viewing ontablets and smart phones or as a valuable reference tool on moreconventional eReadersSpecial chronological and alphabetical contents tables for thepaintingsEasily locate the paintings you wish to viewFeatures two bonus biographies – discover Millais' artistic andpersonal lifePlease visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our rangeof exciting e-Art booksCONTENTS:The HighlightsPizaro Seizing the Inca of PeruSelf Portrait, 1847IsabellaChrist in the House of His ParentsMarianaThe BridesmaidPortrait of Wilkie CollinsOpheliaPortrait of John RuskinThe Order of Release, 1746The Blind GirlAutumn LeavesSophie GrayThe SomnambulistThe North-West PassageThe Fringe of the MoorBubbles'Speak! Speak!'The PaintingsThe Complete PaintingsAlphabetical List of PaintingsThe BiographiesJohn Everett Millais by William Cosmo MonkhouseMillais by Alfred Lys BaldryPlease visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our rangeof exciting titles or to buy the whole Art series as a SuperSet