A sketch for a law court scene. A different and more finished version is reproduced in the The Life and Letters of Sir John Everett Millais (Vol. 1, p. 231). On the back of the drawing is a sketch more like the one illustrated in the Life.

  • Presented by John Guille Millais, 1926.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist John Everett Millais -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
The Law Courts/ designed for illustration/ by Sir J E Millais/ J G Millais
- reverse Handwritten - Ink


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Millais, PRB, PRA
326 Royal Academy, London 1967-01-14 - 1967-03-05
326 Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool 1967-03-15 - 1967-04-30


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery: Catalogue of the Permanent Collection of Drawings
A E Whitley 1939 Bemrose & Sons, Ltd., Derby p. 280.
John Everett Millais: Illustrator and Narrator
Paul Goldman 2004 Lund Humphries, Aldershot B78
The Life and Letters of Sir John Everett Millais
John Guille Millais 1899 Methuen, London, Vol. 1, p. 231.

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