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Tag: Jean-François Millet

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    19th Century European Paintings

    Jean-François Millet’s Laitière Normande (Norman Milkmaid) is one of the highlighted lots in the upcoming 19th Century European Paintings sale, presented by Bonhams. The work shows a milkmaid with an outstretched arm balancing a copper jug on her shoulder. It shows Millet's fascination with the realistic imagery of the 19th-century…

    PAUL SEIGNAC
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    Jean-François Millet Leads Prints & Drawings At Swann

    Jean-François Millet, Paysan debout et Enfant, charcoal on canvas, circa 1871-72. Estimate $40,000 to $60,000. NEW YORK, NY.- 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings on Thursday, March 5 at Swann Galleries is set to bring forth a remarkable set of works on paper from the Modern period including important examples from Gustave…

    Jean-François Millet, Paysan debout et Enfant, charcoal on canvas, circa 1871-72. Estimate $40,000 to $60,000.
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    19th Century European Paintings

    Realism art emerged in the 19th century  to portray those in poverty. Life of peasants enduring hard labor was painted by artists like Jean-Francois Millet. However, artist Daniel Ridgway Knight chose a different approach. He depicted French peasantry as people involved in leisurely activities. The upcoming auction by Bonhams offers…

    Daniel Ridgway Knight
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    Home and Interiors Auction

    Whitley's Auctioneers will offer a collection of décor and interior antiques in their upcoming Home and Interiors Auction. Available lots include a range of pottery pieces from European and American manufacturers such as Lalique, Waterford, Gorham, and a selection from the Doulton Burslem Studios. Included in the latter is a…

    DOULTON BURSLEM VICTORIAN NEOCLASSICAL PORCELAIN VASE