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The Diggers

Artist:
Jean-François Millet (French, Gruchy 1814–1875 Barbizon)
Publisher:
Published by Auguste Delâtre (French, Paris 1822–1907 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1855
Medium:
Etching on laid paper; fourth state of four
Dimensions:
plate: 9 5/16 x 13 1/4 in. (23.7 x 33.7 cm) sheet: 11 3/4 x 15 9/16 in. (29.8 x 39.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Theodore De Witt, 1917
Accession Number:
23.65.12
Not on view
Les Bêcheurs

Theodore de Witt; Frederick Goulding (British, London 1842–1909 London)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 4, 2005–January 9, 2006.

D.13.iv
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