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Creator:
Sir John Everett Millais, 1829–1896, British
Title:

Accepted

Former Title(s):

Verso: Drawing of heads of a Woman and Child, study for The Order of Release, 1745

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Study for The Order of Release, 1745

Date:
1853
Medium:
Pen and brown ink; verso: graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 × 6 7/8 inches (25.1 × 17.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink lower left: "To be painted moonlight"; in pen and brown ink lower center: "Accepted."

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink lower right: "John Everett Millais | 1853""

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.849
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
courtship | genre subject | motherhood | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11148
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Susan Fagence Cooper, The model wife, the passionate lives of Effie Gray, Ruskin and Millais , Duckworth Overlook, London, 2010, pp. 96-97, fig. 13, PR5263 C67 2010 (YCBA)


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