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PROPERTY OF A LADY

Sir John Everett Millais, P.R.A.
HAPPY SPRINGTIME
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 14,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY OF A LADY

Sir John Everett Millais, P.R.A.
HAPPY SPRINGTIME
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 14,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

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Sir John Everett Millais, P.R.A.
1829-1896
HAPPY SPRINGTIME
signed with monogram and dated 1863 l.l.
watercolour with bodycolour
14 by 10cm., 5½ by 4in.
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Provenance

John Milbank, thence by descent to his son Charles Milbank and by further descent to the present owner

Catalogue Note

Happy Springtime was based upon Millais' illustration for A Selection of Etchings by the Etching Club, published by Joseph Cundall in 1865. It is believed that the watercolour depicts the artist's wife Effie holding their eldest child Effie Gray Millais who was born in 1858.

Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

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London