Man Seated in Foreground II (recto); Man Leaning over a Bale of Grain (verso). Studies for Harvesters Resting

1851–53
Jean-François Millet (French, 1814–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 034; Murphy 35

Dimensions

31 x 27.1 cm (12 3/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.629

Medium or Technique

Black conté crayon on blue-gray laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Sketches for Harvesters Resting, oil, 1853, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Inscription

Stamped lower l.: J. F. M.

Provenance

Millet estate (Lugt 1460); G. Bhyne, France; Leicester Galleries, London, in 1920; acquired June 1961

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund