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What's new: November 2022

This month’s update features new and extended lives of eight women connected with the Pre-Raphaelite movement, whether as artists, models, studio assistants, or partners, with an introduction by Jan Marsh. The lives include Georgiana Burne-Jones, Emma Sandys, Rebecca Solomon, Catherine Madox Brown (later Hueffer), and Maria Zambaco. Read the introduction here.

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Miller [married name Thomson], Anne [Annie] (1834/5–1925), artist’s model

Artist’s model Annie Miller was brought up in an impoverished household in the Chelsea area of London, near to the home of the Pre-Raphaelite artist William Holman Hunt. She modelled for his The Awakening Conscience, whose theme anticipated their own relationship. Her subsequent marriage to a militia officer from a well-connected family represented an ascent from the London slums to court circles.

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NOVEMBER 10, 2022

What's New: November 2022

This month’s update features new and extended lives of eight women connected with the Pre-Raphaelite movement, whether as artists, models, studio assistants, or partners, with an introduction by Jan Marsh. The lives include Georgiana Burne-Jones, Emma Sandys, Rebecca Solomon, Catherine Madox Brown (later Hueffer), and Maria Zambaco. Read the introduction here.

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OCTOBER 13, 2022

What's New: October 2022

This month’s update features lives of Black/African descent who had an impact on the UK. There is a particular emphasis on those connected with London, with newly-added articles on Asquith Xavier, Bob Marley, and Komla Dumor, introduced by Howard Spencer, and portrait likenesses of Sarah Parker Remond and Mary Seacole. Read the introduction here.