Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery Pre-Raphaelite Online ...

Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery is the largest local authority museum service in England. It was built in 1884 to display objects from around the world for the inspiration of local artisans. The Pre-Raphaelite collection includes works by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood such as William Holman Hunt, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and John Everett Millais.…

Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood - Wikipedia

The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (later known as the Pre-Raphaelites) was a group of English painters, poets, and art critics, founded in 1848 by William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Michael Rossetti, James Collinson, Frederic George Stephens and Thomas Woolner who formed a seven-member "Brotherhood" modelled in part on the Nazarene movement.…

Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery Pre-Raphaelite Online ...

Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery is the largest local authority museum service in England. It was built in 1884 to display objects from around the world for the inspiration of local artisans. The Pre-Raphaelite collection includes works by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood such as William Holman Hunt, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and John Everett Millais.…

Where To See The Best Pre-Raphaelite Art In The UK

Home to almost all of the real Pre-Raphaelite Masterpieces, from Millais’ Ophelia to Rossetti’s Annunciation and Waterhouse’s The Lady of Shalott, Tate Britain displays an extensive treasured collection of this entirely British art. Millais’ Ophelia is one of the most commonly reproduced Pre-Raphaelite works and is the best-selling postcard from the Tate gift shop.…

Pre-Raphaelite – Art Term Tate

The name Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood referred to the groups’ opposition to the Royal Academy’s promotion of the Renaissance master Raphael. They were also in revolt also against the triviality of the immensely popular genre painting of time.. Inspired by the theories of John Ruskin, who urged artists to ‘go to nature’, they believed in an art of serious subjects treated with maximum ...…