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Girl Tending Cows
  • Aristide Maillol
    1861–1944
    born: Banyuls-sur-Mer, France ; died: Perpignan, France
  • Girl Tending Cows, circa 1890
  • Where object was made: France
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 47.9 x 64.1 cm
    Canvas/Support: 18 7/8 x 25 1/4 in
  • Gift of Dr. Harold Gershinowitz
  • Not on display
  • 1957.0083
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Figure in a landscape. Female figure in bottom right foreground; seated by brown dog. She has blond hair and closed eyes. She rests her head on her proper right hand. She wears a beige top and a purple skirt. Cows and haystacks in the middle ground, top right quadrant. Trees, hills, and a river/stream in the background. Horizon line one-fourth down from the top.