Edition: According to a note on original DAC catalog card. “Was Millet''s own proof & was bought from his son in Barbizon in 1891 (Keppel). All others in this state inscribed to Millet’s friends constituting the ‘Society of Ten.’ -GWD” [George W. Davison]
Bibliography: Melot 19; Delteil 19; Robert L. Herbert, “Peasants and ‘Primitivism’: French Prints from Millet to Gauguin” (South Hadley, MA: Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, 1995) cat. no. 30, pp.44–45.
Associated People: Created by Jean-François Millet (French, 1814-1875)