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Winter Evening

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Inscription

Lower right: J. F. Millet

Provenance

Commissioned from the artist by Emile Gavet, Paris; sold by Gavet at Hôtel Drouot, Paris, June 11-12, 1975, lot no. 13, and bought by Détrimont (probably for Quincy Adams Shaw, Boston). Quincy Adams Shaw, Boston; 1917, given to the MFA by Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy A. Shaw, Jr. and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton. (Accession Date: March 29, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton

1867

Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 128

Dimensions

43.8 x 54 cm (17 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.1520

Medium or Technique

Pastel and black conté crayon on gray-brown wove paper

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pastels