Millais at Kingston

My First Sermon (1863) & My Second Sermon in The Times

Two lovely paintings by John Everett Millais appeared side by side in The Times on Monday.

They are included in the Seen and Heard exhibition at the Guildhall Art Gallery.

Both paintings depict the artist’s daughter sitting in Kingston-upon-Thames parish church.

All Saints, associated with Saxon kings, is the focal point of the market square and a short walk from Kingston Bridge.

His brother William Henry painted the Thames.

Seen and Heard: Victorian Children in the Frame is at the Guildhall Art Gallery in the city of London until Sunday 28 April; admission £8 (Conc  £6).

 

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