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Gardener with Watering Can

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Inscription

J. F. M. stamped lower left. Verso rubbed for transfer with black chalk.

Provenance

Millet estate (Lugt 1460); Albert Roullier Art Galleries, Chicago; Mrs. John Alden Carpenter, Manchester, Massachusetts; acquired December 1963

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John Alden Carpenter

about 1860

Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 084

Dimensions

26.4 x 21.4 cm (10 3/8 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2700

Medium or Technique

Graphite over black conté crayon on beige laid paper, verso rubbed for transfer with black chalk

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