Woman Sewing (La Couseuse)

Jean-François Milletca. 1855-1856

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Woman Sewing (La Couseuse)
  • Creator: Jean-François Millet
  • Date Created: ca. 1855-1856
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Unsigned
  • Print State: Third of three 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: Etching printed in dark brown ink on laid paper. Watermark: (a) ?DE; (b) ?IPM
  • Keywords: France, genre, labor, print states
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Dimensions: Plate dimensions: 106 mm x 74 mm (4.17 in. x 2.91 in.). Sheet dimensions: 174 mm x 173 mm (6.85 in. x 6.81 in.).
  • Bibliography: Melot 9 iii/iii; Delteil 9 iii/iii
  • Associated People: Created by Jean-François Millet (French, 1814-1875)
  • Accession Number: 1937.D1.116a