John Everett Millais
Wood engraving by the Dalziels
6¾ x 4¼ inches
Anthony Trollope, Orley Farm, Vol 2, facing p.314.
A final embrace to close the book, which finishes on a note of parting and loss. The illustration demonstrates Millais’s interest in abstract effects, combining portraiture and gesture with the monumental forms of the women’s billowing crinolines.
Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.
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