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The Gleaners

A work made of etching and drypoint on ivory chine laid down on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of etching and drypoint on ivory chine laid down on ivory wove 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

The Gleaners

Origin

France

Date

Artist's working dates 1855–1856

Medium

Etching and drypoint on ivory chine laid down on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

191 × 254 mm (image/plate); 189 × 254 mm (primary support); 330 × 428 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1923.32

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