Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History



  • Woman with a Rake, probably 1856–57
    Jean–François Millet (French, 1814–1875)
    Oil on canvas; 15 5/8 x 13 1/2 in. (39.7 x 34.3 cm)
    Signed (lower right): J.F. Millet
    Gift of Stephen C. Clark, 1938 (38.75)

    Millet first treated this subject in a woodcut, one of a series of ten "Labors of the Fields" published in a popular periodical in 1853. The art dealer Martinet, in whose gallery such avant-garde artists as Courbet and Manet exhibited, included this painting in a show in 1860.

    This work of art also appears on Connections: Country

    Related


    On view: Gallery 802
    Move Separator Print
    Close
  • Woman with a Rake, probably 1856–57
    Jean-François Millet (French, 1814–1875)
    Oil on canvas; 15 5/8 x 13 1/2 in. (39.7 x 34.3 cm)
    Signed (lower right): J.F. Millet
    Gift of Stephen C. Clark, 1938 (38.75)


    Move
    Close