Olivier de Serres

Jean-François Millet1858

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Olivier de Serres
  • Creator: Jean-François Millet after Daniel de Serres
  • Date Created: 1858
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Unsigned; inscribed on stone below image: “Olivier De Serre / Melot”; inscribed in pencil, lower margin: “From Sir John Day’s Collection by J.F. Millet after Daniel de Serres.”; inscribed with stamp on verso: “From G.W. Dowdeswell / 36 Chancery Lane”
  • Print State: Second of two states
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1937
  • Materials & Techniques: Lithograph on wove paper from a pamphlet
  • Keywords: landscapes (representations), oval images
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Dimensions: Image dimensions: 98 mm x 78 mm (3.86 in. x 3.07 in.).
  • Bibliography: Melot 23; Delteil 23; LeBrun 24
  • Associated People: Created by Jean-François Millet (French, 1814-1875), After Daniel de Serres (Unknown nationality)
  • Accession Number: 1937.D1.132