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The Man Leaning on His Spade

A work made of etching on ivory wove card.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory wove card.

Date:

c. 1847

Artist:

Jean François Millet
French, 1814-1875

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean François Millet

Title

The Man Leaning on His Spade

Origin

France

Date

1842–1852

Medium

Etching on ivory wove card

Dimensions

86 × 69 mm (image/plate); 91 × 74 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Alice H. Brown in memory of Cyrus Hall McCormick

Reference Number

1944.43

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