Götz Kluge's photos with the John Everett Millais

Mary's and the Baker's Kerchiefs

Mary's and the Baker's Kerchiefs
[left]: Redrawn segment from one of Henry Holiday's pencil drafts for the depiction of the Baker's visit to his uncle (1876) in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark. Below the draft you see a segment of the final – and less daring – illustration.

[ri…
Added on December 27, 2014

Wood Shavings turned Pope

Wood Shavings turned Pope
From Pope to Wood Shavings

[left]: Rotated segment from John Everett Millais: Christ in the House of His Parents (1850).

[center]: As above. Blurred.

[right]: Rotated segment from anonymous: Edward VI and the Pope, a Tudor anti-papal allegory of reform…
Added on February 16, 2014

Carpenters Shop and Millais' Allusions

Carpenters Shop and Millais' Allusions
Finding Millais' allusions to an anonymous painter is a "bycatch" of my Snark hunt.

[top]: John Everett Millais: Christ in the House of His Parents aka The Carpenter's Shop (1850).
Location: Tate Britain (N03584), London.
Literature:
* Deborah Mary Kerr…
Added on February 15, 2014

Holiday - Millais - Anonymous - Galle; detail

Holiday - Millais - Anonymous - Galle; detail
#1, left - (allusion to the bedpost #3): 1876, Henry Holiday (engraver: Joseph Swain): The illustration detail on the very left side is a vectorized scan from Holiday's illustration to an 1910 edition of Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark.
#1, right…
Added on August  8, 2014

The Butcher & the young Raleigh (details)

The Butcher & the young Raleigh (details)
Two details:
[left]: Depiction of the Butcher in an illustration by Henry Holiday to the 5th fit in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (1876)
[right]: The Boyhood of Raleigh by J. E. Millais (1869)

The comparison is based on Louise Schweitzer's ass…
Added on November 18, 2013

Wood Shavings turned Pope (1st version)

Wood Shavings turned Pope (1st version)
From Pope to Wood Shavings

[left]: Rotated segment from John Everett Millais: Christ in the House of His Parents (1850).

[right]: Rotated segment from anonymous: Edward VI and the Pope, a Tudor anti-papal allegory of reformation, mirrored view (16th cen…
Added on July 20, 2013

Holiday - Millais- Anonymous - Galle, detail

Holiday - Millais- Anonymous - Galle, detail
#1 - (allusion to the bedpost #3): 1876, Henry Holiday: Segment of an illustration to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (vectorized after a scan from an 1911 edition of the Snark)

#2 - (allusion to the bedpost #3 and to Philip Galle's print #4): 1…
Added on July  7, 2013

John Everett Millais: Lorenzo and Isabella (detail), 1849

John Everett Millais: Lorenzo and Isabella (detail), 1849
John Everett Millais' painting Lorenzo and Isabella (National Museums Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery) was inspired by John Keats poem Isabella.

The reproduction displayed above shows a detail from the depiction of one of Lorenzo's brothers. Here young Mil…
Added on July  1, 2013

The Carpenter and Ahasuerus

The Carpenter and Ahasuerus
[left]: Vectorized segment from John Everett Millais: Christ in the House of His Parents aka The Carpenter's Shop (1850).
Location: Tate Britain (N03584), London.

[right]: Vectorized segment from Philip Galle after Maarten van Heemskerck, Redrawn print A…
Added on June 30, 2013

Thumb & Lappet

Thumb & Lappet
[left]: Henry Holiday: Segment from a depictionof the Baker's visit to his uncle (1876) in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (engraved by Joseph Swain).

[center]: Doesn't this thumb look more like a piece of cloth rather than like a thumb?

[right…
Added on June 29, 2013

Kerchiefs and other shapes

Kerchiefs and other shapes
[left]: Redrawn segment from one of Henry Holiday's pencil drafts for the depiction of the Baker's visit to his uncle (1876) in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark.

[right]: John Everett Millais: Redrawn Segment from Christ in the House of His Paren…
Added on June  9, 2013

Holiday - Millais - Anonymous - Galle

Holiday - Millais - Anonymous - Galle
See also: www.academia.edu/9856486/Henry_Holiday_-_and_Millais_Christ_in_the_House_of_His_Parents_

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The discovery here is the allusion by Henry Holiday to the painting by J.E. Millais. Finding Millais' allusions to an anonymous painter and to Galle's p…
Added on June  8, 2013

42 Boxes, Sheep, Iconoclasm

42 Boxes, Sheep, Iconoclasm
[left]: Segment from Henry Holiday's depiction of the Baker's visit to his uncle (1876) in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark. Outside of the window are some of the Baker's 42 boxes.

[center]: Segment from John Everett Millais: Christ in the House…
Added on June  8, 2013

Millais, Anonymous, Galle

Millais, Anonymous, Galle
[top]: John Everett Millais: Christ in the House of His Parents aka The Carpenter's Shop (1850).
Location: Tate Britain (N03584), London.
Literature:
* Deborah Mary Kerr (1986): John Everett Millais's Christ in the house of his parents (circle.ubc.ca/hand…
Added on June  2, 2013

Holiday - Millais - Anonymous - Galle

Holiday - Millais - Anonymous - Galle
See also: www.academia.edu/9856486/Henry_Holiday_-_and_Millais_Christ_in_the_House_of_His_Parents_

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The discovery here is the allusion by Henry Holiday to the painting by J.E. Millais. Finding Millais' allusions to an anonymous painter and to Galle's p…
Added on June  8, 2013

Holiday - Millais- Anonymous - Galle, detail

Holiday - Millais- Anonymous - Galle, detail
#1 - (allusion to the bedpost #3): 1876, Henry Holiday: Segment of an illustration to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (vectorized after a scan from an 1910 edition of the Snark)

#2 - (allusion to the bedpost #3 and to Philip Galle's print #4): 1…
Added on May 31, 2013