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Farmyard by Moonlight

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Inscription

Lower right: J. F. Millet

Provenance

1868-75, acquired from the artist by Emile Gavet, Paris (commissioned in 1868); June 11-12, 1875, sold at Gavet sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, no. 48, and bought by Détrimont (probably for Quincy Adams Shaw). By 1917, Quincy Adams Shaw, Boston; 1917, gift of 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

1868

Dimensions

71.1 x 87 cm (28 x 34 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.1525

Medium or Technique

Pastel and black conté crayon on light brown wove paper

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pastels