Jean-François Millet

Woman with a Rake



Jean-François Millet - Woman with a Rake

Literature

H. Barbara Weinberg, Childe Hassam, New York; New Haven and London, 2004, fig. 29


Provenance

Alfred Feydeau, Paris, in 1860
with Durand-Ruel, Paris
private collection, until 1867
sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 8 May 1867, nr. 41
Mr. and Mrs. A.E. Borie, Philadelphia, 1867–his death 1880
Mrs. A.E. (Elizabeth D.) Borie, Philadelphia, from 1880
Erwin Davis, New York, until 1889
his sale, Ortgies, New York, 19-20 March 1889, nr. 140, to Clark
Alfred Corning Clark, New York, 1889–died 1896
his widow, Elizabeth Clark, later Mrs. Henry Codman Potter, New York, 1896–died 1909
her son, Edward Severin Clark, New York, 1909–died 1933
his brother, Stephen C. Clark, New York, 1933–38

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 38.75

Other works by Jean-François Millet


Jean François Millet Girl Carrying Water
Girl Carrying Water
c. 1855-60

Jean-François Millet Leconte de Lisle
Leconte de Lisle
1842

Jean-François Millet Knitting Lesson
Knitting Lesson
c. 1854

Jean-François Millet Woman Sewing by Lamplight
Woman Sewing by Lamplight
1870-72

Jean-François Millet
Woman with a Rake
1856-57
39.7 x 34.3 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: J.F. Millet
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Stephen C. Clark