Artist Jean-François Millet, French, 1814-1875
Title
  • La Gardeuse d'oies
  • Geese Keeper (translated title)
Date between 1855 and 1856
Medium drypoint printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 5 5/8 × 4 3/4 inches (14.3 × 12.1 cm)
Sheet: 12 7/8 × 8 inches (32.7 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 21.145
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower center edge: Gardeuse d'oies du papier ancien | Millet Collection A. Lotz-Brissonneau de Nantes
A. Lotz-Brissonneau.
1921-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)