Artist Jean-François Millet, French, 1814-1875
Printer Auguste Delâtre, French, 1872-1907
Title
  • La baratteuse
  • Woman Churning (translated title)
Date between 1855 and 1856
Medium etching printed in brown-black ink on japan paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 1/8 × 4 5/8 inches (18.1 × 11.7 cm)
Sheet: 7 5/8 × 5 3/8 inches (19.4 × 13.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Ralph Harman Booth
Accession Number 41.106
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right edge: [partial erasure] Imp par Aug [Delâtre] Rue St. Jacque [171]
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left margin: 160
Inscribed, lower right corner: 4961
Inscribed, verso: The Churner. 5/7 1/2
Mrs. Ralph Harman Booth;
1941-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)