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For: [Letter] 1881 [?] 23 [to] Dear Sir / J.E. Millais.

Veronica Vros

Thesis: In using lay figures to paint the final poses of sitters in paintings, many artists were criticized for the doll-like quality of the final painting. Although artists like Millais were renowned for the realism in their paintings, even they occasionally were forced to use lay figures.

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