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          Artwork details

          Hearts are Trumps, 1872
          Artist
          Sir John Everett Millais
          Product code
          johmll008
          Artwork code
          n05770
          Artist code
          379
          Original: Oil on canvas 165.7 x 219.7 cm. Tate, London 2007

          Millais' painting depicts three female figures all sisters, playing cards, in grand clothing and amongst beautiful flowers. The title hints at their competition, not just in cards but also in finding love.

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          Artist details

          John Everett Millais was born in Southampton, the son of John William Millais, a wealthy gentleman from an old Jersey family. His mother's family were prosperous saddlers. Considered a child prodigy, Millais came to London in 1838 and was sent to Sass's Art School. At the Royal Academy he became friendly with fellow student William Holman Hunt, and together with Dante Gabriel Rossetti helped form the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.

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