Over their wine
John Everett Millais
Wood engraving by the Dalziels
6¼ x 4¼ inches
Anthony Trollope,Orley Farm, Vol 1, facing p. 117.
The plot thickens: one of the novel’s many weighted conversations in which the difficulties of the situation are discussed. As usual, Millais suggests the characters’ personalities in the form of small gestures and turns of the head.
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