William Hobman Hunt - solo dopo l'artista cambiò il suo secondo nome in Holman - nacque a Londra il 2 aprile 1827. Inizialmente venne avviato alla pratica commerciale; resosi conto della propria vocazione artistica, tuttavia, abbandonò il mondo del commercio per dedicarsi agli studi pittorici alla National Gallery e al British Museum.
The Scapegoat (1854–1856) is a painting by William Holman Hunt which depicts the "scapegoat" described in the Book of Leviticus.On the Day of Atonement, a goat would have its horns wrapped with a red cloth – representing the sins of the community – and be driven off.
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07/02/2019 · The allegorical painting that captured the imagination of so many was created by the English artist William Holman Hunt, who began the work at the age of 21 and finished it when he was 29.
Waterhouse was born in the city of Rome to the English painters William and Isabella Waterhouse in 1849, in the same year that the members of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, including Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Everett Millais and William Holman Hunt, were first causing a stir in the London art
John William Waterhouse (Roma, 6 aprile 1849 – Londra, 10 febbraio 1917) è stato un pittore britannico, appartenente alla corrente preraffaellita. Viene considerato un "Preraffaellita moderno"  , in quanto i suoi lavori risalgono a qualche decennio dopo lo scioglimento della confraternita dei Preraffaelliti .
William Blake died in August 1827, at the age of 70. At the time of his death he was working on a set of illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy which are now considered amongst his best work. It is said that on the day of his death, as he worked frantically on these images, he proclaimed to his wife: "Stay!