Study for "The Reading Lesson"

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 079

Dimensions

18.5 x 14.4 cm (7 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.1464

Medium or Technique

Black conté crayon on dark beige wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

Millet studio sale (Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10-11 May, 1875, lot 196); Reverend and Mrs. Frederick Frothingham, Milton, Massachusetts; acquired December 1893

Credit Line

Gift of Reverend and Mrs. Frederick Frothingham