John Everett Millais - Portia



John Everett Millais
Portia
1886
125.1 x 83.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Wolfe Fund


Literature

Collection catalogues
Katharine Baetjer, British paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1575-1875, New York; New Haven and London, 2009, nr. 134

Literature
Debra N. Mancoff (ed.), John Everett Millais, New Haven & London, 2001, plate XV


Provenance

?with Thomas McLean, London, from 1886
James Staats Forbes, London, by 1888-died 1904
his estate, 1904-5, sold through Grafton Galleries to Agnew
with Agnew, London, 1905-6, sold to MMA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1906
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External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 06.1328

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John Everett Millais Christ in the House of His Parents (The Carpenter's Shop)
Christ in the House of His Parents (The Carpenter's Shop)
1849-50

John Everett Millais The Twins, Kate and Grace Hoare
The Twins, Kate and Grace Hoare
1876

John Everett Millais Picture of Health, Alice, the Artist's Daughter
Picture of Health, Alice, the Artist's Daughter
1874

John Everett Millais The Princes Edward and Richard in the Tower, 1483
The Princes Edward and Richard in the Tower, 1483
1878

John Everett Millais A Flood
A Flood
1870