Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s provocative metaphor

“I’ll wager his prick tastes of chocolate.”

–Dante Gabriel Rossetti [said of Millais]

John Everett Millais

Sir John Everett Millais (June 8, 1829 – August 13, 1896) was an English painter and illustrator who was one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. He was a child prodigy who, aged eleven, became the youngest student to enter the Royal Academy Schools. Wikipedia

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti, generally known as Dante Gabriel Rossetti (May 12, 1828 – April 9, 1882), was an English poet, illustrator, painter and translator, and a member of the Rossetti family. He founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848 with William Holman Hunt and John Everett Millais. Wikipedia

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