Gardener with Watering Can

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 084

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.4 x 21.4 cm (10 3/8 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2700

Medium or Technique

Graphite over black conté crayon on beige laid paper, verso rubbed for transfer with black chalk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

J. F. M. stamped lower left. Verso rubbed for transfer with black chalk.

Provenance

Millet estate (Lugt 1460); Albert Roullier Art Galleries, Chicago; Mrs. John Alden Carpenter, Manchester, Massachusetts; acquired December 1963

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John Alden Carpenter