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The White Milker
  • Constant Troyon
    born: Sèvres, France ; died: Paris, France
  • The White Milker, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: France
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 50.8 x 70.4 cm
    Canvas/Support: 20 x 27 11/16 in
    Frame Dimensions: 31 x 39 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Simon Hurwitz
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0173

Profile view of a brown and white cow facing right. Body of cow is mainly white with a few spots of brown; head is mostly brown. Cow is in center foreground, field and a few trees in middle ground, horizon line divides picture in half with sky and clouds in the top half.