Left: John Everett Millais's pencil design of 1848 for The Woodman's Daughter, scanned from Millais I: 92. Right: Drawing, signed and dated in pen and gray ink lower right: "JE Millais | 1849," in pen and gray and black ink, gray wash, and graphite on beige wove paper, measuring 7 x 5 inches (17.8 x 12.7 cm). Source: Yale Center for British Art, accession no. B1979.23 (public domain).

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Millais, John Guile. The Life and Letters of John Everett Millais, President of the Royal Academy. 2 vols. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1899.

Study for The Woodman's Daughter. Yale Center for British Art. Web. 19 February 2024.

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