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Two Men Digging

A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1855–56

Artist:

Jean François Millet (French, 1814-1875)
printed by Auguste Delâtre (French, 1822-1907)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean François Millet

Title

Two Men Digging

Date

Made 1855–1856

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

237 × 337 mm (image); 239 × 338 mm (plate); 280 × 431 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1944.114

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