Two Men Seated on a Bale of Grain. Study for Harvesters Resting (recto); Perspective Studies of Figures around a Cart and Figures in a Farmyard (verso)
Jean-François Millet (French, 1814–1875)
Murphy 037; Murphy 50
31.1 x 42.2 cm (12 1/4 x 16 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black conté crayon heightened with white chalk on blue-gray laid paper
Not On View
Sketch for Harvesters Resting, oil, 1853, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Lower r. in brown ink: J. F. M.
Millet estate (Lugt 1460); G. Bhyne, France; Leicester Galleries, London, in 1920; acquired June 1961
Edwin E. Jack Fund