Sir John Everett Millais, Bt, 'Ophelia' 1851-2

A thorough examination of Millais’s painting, Ophelia, including the subject of the work, materials, techniques and conservation.

Working practice

Find out how and where Millais painted Ophelia

Subject and meaning

Explore the subject and meaning of Ophelia

Materials and techniques

Find out about the materials and techniques Millais used

Ophelia's travels

A history of the ownership of Ophelia

John Everett Millais

A timeline of Millais’s life

Conservation of Ophelia

Learn about the conservation techniques used to examine Ophelia