Victorian art and artists; The Pre-Raphaelites

Victorian art; famous Victorian artists, Victorian art websites, Pre-Raphaelites, the Arts and Crafts movement; a guide to websites

The Arts and Crafts Movement *

The Arts and Crafts Movement. Wikipedia entry.

The Arts and Crafts Society, U.S.

The Arts & Crafts Movement
Victoria and Albert Museum

Morris, William

William Morris. Wikipedia

William Morris Online. Works of art in art museums. Artcyclopedia

William Morris Stained Glass

The William Morris Society

The William Morris Gallery

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, William Morris collection.

William Morris, Wikipedia entry.

Lutyens, Edwin

Edwin Lutyens, Wikipedia entry.

The Lutyens Trust

MacKinosh, Charles Rennie

The Charles Rennie MacKintosh Society

Ruskin, John

The Ruskin Research Centre

The Ruskin Society

Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery online collection.

Decorative art and design *

Victorian decorative arts, Wikipedia entry.

Decorative Arts and Design in the Victorian Era


The Royal Academy, London


Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art, Delaware


Tate Galley, London, Victorian art collection. 

Tate Britain Pre-Raphaelite Collection


Victoria and Albert Museum
The Victoria and Albert Museum is the world’s greatest museum of art and design.

Victorian architecture.
Wikipedia entry.

Victorian and Edwardian Paintings
Over 70,000 painters of this period, many very obscure, have been identified and this blog concentrates on those that have come up for auction in the last ten years or so. It is mainly compiled using old auction catalogues with help from the many reference books the writer owns.

Victorian Society (UK)
Campaigning for Victorian and Edwardian architecture.

Victorian Society (US)
The Victorian Society in America publishes an award-winning scholarly magazine (19th Century) twice per year, and the seasonal Victorian Quarterly newsletter.

Victorian Web
A website for all things Victorian.

Victorian Research Web
Scholarly Resources for Victorian Research

Wikipedia entry on The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.

William Morris Society

Pre-Raphaelite art *

Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery
Online collection.

Drawings by Pre-Raphaelite artists, at The Lady Lever Gallery.

Journal of Pre-Raphaelite Studies

Liverpool Walker Art Gallery’s Pre-Raphaelite collection.

National Portrait Gallery, London, Pre-Raphaelite collection.

Manchester Art Gallery Pre-Rhaphaelite Collection

The Pre-Raphaelite Critic
Critical literature surrounding the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood.

Pre-Raphaelite Society (PRS)
International society for the study of the lives and art of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.

Pre-Raphaelite paintings. 
A page dedicated to the Pre-Raphaelites.

Pre-Raphaelite painters, an image gallery at Wikimedia Commons.

The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood

Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art, Delaware.

Tate Britain Pre-Raphaelite Collection

Wikipedia entry on The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.

Pre-Rhaphaelite and Victorian Artists *

Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. Wikipedia
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. ArtMagick
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. The Museum Syndicate
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. The Athenaeum
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. The Tate
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. The Royal Academy
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. BBC Paintings

Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent

Aubrey Vincent Beardsley
Aubrey Beardsley Online
Aubrey Beardsley Art Images
Aubrey Beardsley. Artchive
The Yellow Book
Yellow Book. 
Google book search.

Burne-Jones, Sir Edward Coley

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones
Edward Burne-Jones. Wikipedia
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones. Olga’s Gallery
Edward Burne-Jones Online
Burne-Jones. The WebMuseum
Edward Burne-Jones. Birmingham City Council

Holman Hunt, William

William Holman Hunt. Olga’s gallery, with biography.
William Holman Hunt. Tate Gallery, London
Holman Hunt. Liverpool National Museums
Holman Hunt. Works by Holman Hunt in art museums.

Hughes, Edward Robert

Edward Robert Hughes. The Athenaeum

Landseer, Sir Edwin Henry

Sir Edwin Henry Landseer
Landseer Gallery at MuseumSyndicate
Web Gallery of Art
Sir Edwin Henry Landseer. The Tate
Edwin Henry Landseer. Art UK

Lear, Edward

Edward Lear Online
A guide to artworks by Edward Lear in art museums.
Edward Lear. Wikipedia
Edward Lear. the Tate
Edward Lear. Art UK
Edward Lear. 34 Artworks, Bio & Shows on Artsy

Leighton, Frederic (Ist Baron Leighton)

Frederic Lord Leighton. Artmagick
Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron Leighton. Wikipedia entry.
Leighton House Museum
Frederic Leighton, an image gallery at Wikimedia Commons.
Frederic 114 works by Frederic Leighton.

Millias, John Everett

John Everett Millais. Works by Millias in art museums.
John Millais. Liverpool National Museums
John Millias. The Royal Academy of Art
John Millais paintings in art museums, Google Art Project.
John Millias. Birmingham Museums and Gallery
John Millias. Olga’s Gallery, with biography and background.
Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery’s Pre-Raphaelite Online Resource
Millais’s Ophelia in focus on Tate Online.

Morris, William

William Morris. Wikipedia
William Morris Stained Glass
The William Morris Society
William Morris Tiles and Textiles
Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
The William Morris Gallery, U.K.

Palmer, Samuel

Samuel Palmer, Tate Gallery, London
Samuel Palmer. Art museums displaying works by Samuel Palmer.
Samuel Palmer. Wikipedia entry.
Samuel Palmer. The British Museum
Samuel Palmer. The National Gallery of Art
Samuel Palmer. The Fitzwilliam Museum
Samuel Palmer. The Victoria and Albert Museum

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Olga’s Gallery, with biography.
Dante Gabriel Rosetti. WebMuseum
Dante Gabriel Rossetti paintings in museums, from The Google Art Project.
The Rossetti Archive. Online scholarly archive of Rossetti’s works, including text, manuscripts, paintings, etc.
Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery’s Pre-Raphaelite Online Resource
Rossetti exhibitions at Liverpool Museums. 
Website about Rossetti’s wife, Elizabeth Siddal
Wikipedia entry on Dante Rossetti.
The Day Dream

The Day Dream; Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Strudwick, John Melhuish

John Melhuish Strudwick. Artcyclopedia

Waterhouse, John William

John William Waterhouse
John William Waterhouse (The Art and Life of J W Waterhouse)
John William Waterhouse, a comprehensive painting gallery.
“J.W. Waterhouse: The Modern Pre-Raphaelite”: information about the 2008-2010 exhibition.
Galleries Guide to Waterhouse Works Worldwide
Waterhouse at Tate Britain

Watts, George Frederic

George Frederic Watts. Art museums displaying works by J F Watts
George Frederic Watts. Tate Gallery, London
George Frederick Watts. Courtauld Institute, London
George Frederick Watts. National Portrait Gallery, London
George Frederick Watts. The Watts Gallery, Artists Village

Leighton, Frederic - Acme and Septimius - c. 1868
Acme and Septimius, Sir Frederic Leighton, 1830 – 1896, Ashmolean Museum