Le paysan rentrant du fumier, between 1855 and 1856

  • Jean-François Millet, French, 1814-1875

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 6 1/2 × 5 1/4 inches (16.5 × 13.3 cm) Sheet: 13 3/8 × 9 7/8 inches (34 × 25.1 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. George Kamperman

46.198

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Genre
  • Man
  • Etching
  • Wheelbarrow
  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower right: J. F. Millet

Watermark: J WHATMAN

Inscribed, lower left, in plate: Paris [illegible, erased by bevelling of the edge]

Provenance

Dr. and Mrs. George Kamperman; 1946-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Jean-François Millet, Le paysan rentrant du fumier, between 1855 and 1856, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. George Kamperman, 46.198.