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An image of Woman spinning by Jean-François Millet

Jean-François Millet

(France 1814 – 1875)

Title
Woman spinning
Other titles:
A woman at a spinning wheel
A woman spinning, Normandy
Alternative title:
La fileuse
Year
1854
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
charcoal on brown paper
Dimensions

37.9 x 29.3 cm sheet [irreg.]

Signature & date
Signed l.l., charcoal "J.F. Millet". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1947
Accession number
8058
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 28 (colour illus.).

Renée Free, Forest and field: from Claude to the Barbizon School, Sydney, 1995, 5 (illus.), 7.

Exhibition history (2)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1949, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Dec 1949–17 Feb 1950

Forest and field: from Claude to the Barbizon School, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 14 Jul 1995–17 Sep 1995