About This Artwork

Jean François Millet
French, 1814-1875

Pasture in Normandy, c. 1870–71

Black crayon on ivory laid paper
232 x 336 mm

David Adler Memorial Fund, 1950.1516

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Robert L. Herbert, “Millet Reconsidered,” The Art Institute Museum Studies, 1 (1966), p. 63, fig. 24.

Ownership History

Estate of the artist; sold, April 24-25, 1894 [Lugt 1460]. Sold by Hector Brame, Paris, to the Art Institute, 1950.

Interpretive Resources

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