Season 2, Ep. 2: Portrait of John Ruskin - John Everett Millais

Painting of the Week Podcast

16-11-2021 • 11 mins

This portrait of Victorian art critic John Ruskin was painted by Millais in 1853-4. Ruskin was an early advocate of the pre-Raphaelites and part of their success was down to his efforts. Phil is joined this week by Matthew Winterbottom, Curator of Sculpture & Decorative Arts at The Ashmolean where the painting hangs…

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