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Woman Sewing beside her Sleeping Child

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Inscription

Lower right: J. F. Millet

Provenance

1862, with Ennemond Blanc and Alfred Stevens, Paris. 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

about 1858–62

Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 91

Dimensions

34 x 27.3 cm (13 3/8 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.1493

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Europe

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