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Two Men Digging

A work made of etching in dark brown ink on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching in dark brown ink on cream laid paper.

Date:

1855–56

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean François Millet

Title

Two Men Digging

Origin

France

Date

Made 1855–1856

Medium

Etching in dark brown ink on cream laid paper

Dimensions

237 × 337 mm (image/plate); 354 × 468 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1923.35

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