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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jean-François Millet, French, 1814–1875

Hilly Landscape, Laundress, and Other Studies

ca. mid-1840s

Black chalk and graphite

sheet: 9.6 × 12.8 cm (3 3/4 × 5 1/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Herbert
1970.25.8
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Lugt 1460 (widow's sale of 1894)

Bibliography: 

Alfred Lebrun, Alfred Lebrun’s Catalogue of the Etchings, Lithographs, and Woodcuts Done by Jean François Millet (New York: Frederick Keppel & Co., Inc., 1887).

Christine Poggi et al., French Drawings: Acquisitions 1970–1984, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1984), 92, no. 86.

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