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Wool Carder
  • Jean François Millet
    born: Gruchy, France ; died: Barbizon, France
  • Wool Carder
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 255 x 175 mm
    Frame Dimensions: 21 x 16 1/2 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 6 7/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 53.34 x 41.91 cm
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Condra Henry Miller
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0061
Catalogue raisonné

Image of woman carding wool at center of image that dominates the composition. She is set against a black background and surrounded by accoutrements of her trade including a spinning wheel and several objects at her feet.