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Forest with Shepherdess and Sheep

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Inscription

Lower right: J. F. Millet

Provenance

From the artist to Alfred Sensier, Paris; December 10, 1877, Sensier sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, lot 53, to A. Legrand, probably for Quincy Adams Shaw (b. 1825 - d. 1908), Boston; 1917, gift of Quincy Adams Shaw, through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr. and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 29, 1917)

Credit Line

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

1849–50

Dimensions

27.3 x 14.9 cm (10 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1486

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Europe

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