Knitting Lesson

about 1860
Jean-François Millet (French, 1814–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 81

Dimensions

40.4 x 31.5 cm (15 7/8 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1504

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower right: J. F. Millet

Provenance

By 1860, Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña, Paris. Quincy Adams Shaw, Boston; 1917, given to the MFA by Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy A. Shaw, Jr. and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton. (Accession Date: March 29, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton