John Maler Collier

John Maler Collier ((27 January 1850 - 11 April 1934), called 'Jack' by his family and friends, was a leading British artist, and an author.

He painted in in the Pre-Raphaelite style, and was one of the most prominent portrait painters of his generation. Both his marriages were to daughters of Thomas Henry Huxley.

Collier was from a talented and successful family. His grandfather, John Collier, was a Quaker merchant who became a Member of Parliament. His father (who was a Member of Parliament, Attorney General and, for many years, a full-time judge of the Privy Council) was created the first Lord Monkswell. He was also a member of the Royal Society of British Artists. John Collier's elder brother, the second Lord Monkswell, was Under-Secretary of State for War and Chairman of the London County Council.

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Pharaohs Handmaidens - John Maler Collier -
Pharaohs Handmaidens
Queen Guinevere's Maying - John Maler Collier -
Queen Guinevere's Maying
Circe - John Maler Collier -
Reclining Woman - John Maler Collier -
Reclining Woman
Lady Godiva - John Maler Collier -
Lady Godiva
The Death of Cleopatra - John Maler Collier -
The Death of Cleopatra
Sleeping Beauty - John Maler Collier -
Sleeping Beauty
Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), 1891 - John Maler Collier -
Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), 1891
The Land Baby - John Maler Collier -
The Land Baby
Lilith, 1887 - John Maler Collier -
Lilith, 1887
Clytemnestra I - John Maler Collier -
Clytemnestra I
The Water Nymph - John Maler Collier -
The Water Nymph

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