House with a Fence

House near Vichy

1866–67
Jean-François Millet (French, 1814–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 121

Dimensions

Sheet: 5.3 x 10.4 cm (2 1/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

94.315

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and pen and brown ink over graphite pencil on beige wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Lower right: Palissade épais(?) aux terrain prés de (?) Meaux

Provenance

Millet studio sale (Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10-11 May, 1875, lot 88); Reverend and Mrs. Frederick Frothingham, Milton, Massachusetts; acquired by bequest April 1894; accessioned October 1940

Credit Line

Bequest of Reverend Frederick Frothingham