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Jean François Millet (French, 1814-1875) Les glaneuses

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Jean François Millet (French, 1814-1875)

Les glaneuses, 1855-56, probably the third state of three (Melot, 12; Delteil, 12), publication text partially burnished away l.r. Etching in sepia on tissue, plate size 7 1/2 x 10 in. (18.9 x 25.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins about 1 1/2 inches, toning/light-struck, pencil annotation to lower margin.
Estimate $250-350


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Keywords

Melot, Jean Fran, Realism, Sepia, State-space representation, The Gleaners

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