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Artist Millet, Jean-Fran├žois
Title La Cardeuse de Laine (Woman Carding Wool)
Date ca. 1860
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1870
Medium Etching on laid paper
Dimensions H-28.245 W-19.304 cm
Credit line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orme Lewis
ID# 1959.006.009
Object Name Graphic
Provenance Mr. and Mrs. Orme Lewis; gift to UAMA, 1959.
Bibliography Wickenden, Robert J. "The Art and Etchings of Jean-Francois Millet" from The Priut Collector's Quarterly, Vol. 2, 1912, pg. 224-249;
Leipnik, "A History of French Etching";
Delteil, L.V. "Jean Francois Millet" 6 pgs. vol. 1;
Burty, Philippe "Les Eaux-fortes de Millet" GBA, Sept 1861, pgs. 262-266
Weisberg, "Etching Renaissance"
Exhibitions History "Master Works on Paper," UAMA (Robert T. & Louise H. McCall Gallery), April 25-Aug 25, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Etchings
Prints
Monochromatic works
Greyscale
Barbizon School
Realism
Figures
Women
Genre prints
Wool
Spinning machinery