Showing 61–80 of 120 results for Ophelia


TateShots: Karen Elson, art of the muses

Karen Elson compares her own experience of modelling with that of Pre-Raphaelite muse Elizabeth Siddal, Millais's long-suffering model for ...


Prunella Clough Diary

18 November 1944–27 February 1947

Glossary of art terms: Ruralists

Group of British artists founded in 1975 who aimed to revive the painting of figure subjects in idyllic rural settings


Glossary of art terms: Realism

In its specific sense realism refers to a mid nineteenth century artistic movement characterised by subjects painted from everyday life ...


Ophelia learning resource: Frame

An examination of the frame used for John Everett Millais's painting Ophelia

Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Avant-Garde

Don’t miss Tate Britain’s exhibition: Pre-Raphaelites Victorian Avant-Garde until 13 January 2013.


Ophelia learning resource: Ready made paint and medium

A description of the ready made paint and medium that John Everett Millais used to paint Ophelia

This is Britain: Lauren Laverne

This is Britain: The Home of British Art.  Presenter Lauren Laverne picks two works from the BP British Art Displays ...

Tate Etc.

MicroTate 3

Elisabeth Bronfen, Lucinda Hawksley, John Paul Lynch and Callum Innes reflect on a work in the Tate collection


Pre-Raphaelite Vision: Truth to Nature: Railways

Pre-Raphaelite Vision: Truth to Nature past exhibition at Tate Britain

Glossary of art terms: Pre-Raphaelite

The Pre-Raphaelites were a secret society of young artists (and one writer), founded in London in 1848. They were opposed ...


Ophelia learning resource: Exhibition history

A history of all the times John Everett Millais's painting Ophelia has appeared in exhibitions

This is Britain

This is Britain: The Home of British Art
Vivienne Westwood and Lauren Laverne know theirs. So does Jon Snow. But ...


Ophelia learning resource: Painting in the landscape

John Everett Millais's approach to painting in the landscape to create Ophelia

Ophelia learning resource: Did you know?

Interesting facts from the life of John Everett Millais

Think you know the Pre-Raphaelites?

On the day that Tate Britain’s most famous Pre-Raphaelite paintings go back on display, we take a look at ...


Art & artists quiz 2013

Take the quiz and learn what happened in the online Tate collection in 2013

How the old inspires the new at Loud Tate

Ahead of this Saturday's Loud Tate event – a free day of art, music and fashion – members of Tate Collective ...


Ophelia learning resource: Letters and diary extracts

Extracts from the diaries and letters of John Everett Millais related to the painting of Ophelia

John Constable's Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows 1831

An in-depth look at John Constable’s painting Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows 1831,in Tate's Collection, exploring the ...