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Seated Shepherdess (La grande Bergère assise)

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Seated Shepherdess (La grande Bergère assise)

late 19th century - early 20th century
19th/20th century
268 x 216 mm (10.6 x 8.5 in.)

Jean-Baptiste Millet, French, (1831–1906)
After Jean-François Millet, French, (1814–1875)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Woodcut on heavyweight laid paper
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: Per note on original DAC catalog card: “Very fine early impression of first printing”
Marks: Signature copied in block, lower right: “J.F. Millet”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Alfred Barrion (Lugt 76)
Bibliography: Loys Delteil 33; Melot 33; Alfred Lebrun 33.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1937
Accession Number: 1937.D1.141

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  • France - TGN 1000070
  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • herders - Use For Term
  • labor - Usage in the sense of physical work
  • print states
  • shepherds

  • image Dimensions: 268 x 216 mm (10.6 x 8.5 in.)

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