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Farmyard in Winter

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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. 10, and bought by Durand-Ruel, Paris and New York; 1875, with Durand-Ruel, Paris and New York. 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

67.9 x 88.3 cm (26 3/4 x 34 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.1526

Medium or Technique

Pastel and black conté crayon on buff wove paper

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pastels