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"John Collier (London 1850-1934)". Leading artist in the Pre-Raphaelite style, one of the most prominent portrait painters of his generation. The Dictionary of Art by Geoffrey Ashton, refers to the invisibility of his brush strokes as a "unexciting and flat use of paint" but contrasts that with "a strong and surprising sense of colour" which "created a disconcerting verisimilitude in both mood and appearance". Both his marriages were to daughters of the biologist Thomas Henry Huxley…

Artist "John Collier (London Leading artist in the Pre-Raphaelite style, one of the most prominent portrait painters of his generation. Both his marriages were to daughters of the biologist Thomas Henry Huxley

John Collier - entered into the Illustrators Hall of Fame this last year - well deserved.

John Collier - entered into the Illustrators Hall of Fame this last year - well deserved.

The Amber Necklace - 1930 - John Collier (english painter)

The Amber Necklace: The Honourable John Maler Collier OBE RP ROI January 1850 – 11 April was a leading English artist, and an author] He painted in the Pre-Raphaelite style, and was one of the most prominent portrait painters of his generation

The Athenaeum - Portrait of Field-marshall B. F. Haines (John Maler Collier - No dates listed)

The Athenaeum - Portrait of Field-marshall B. Haines (John Maler Collier - No dates listed)

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