July and August (part of a set illustrating months of the year)
Follower of Antoine Watteau French
Not on view
One of a set of panels (22.225.1–.6) which probably formed a set of decoration for a room. Each panel represents two months of the year, depicting astrological signs and occupations appropriate to the seasons. July and August are represented by peasants resting and a landscape with bathers.
This artwork is meant to be viewed from right to left. Scroll left to view more.