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Study for "les Glaneuses": 2123e

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Study for "les Glaneuses"


Draughtsman: Millet, Jean François




History note: Millet's studio, sale Paris, 10-11 May 1875; J. Staats Forbes; C.S. Ricketts and C.H. Shannon collection

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 112 mm
Width: 111 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


Production date: AD 1857


One of six studies (mounted separately)

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black chalk on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2123e
Primary reference Number: 6596
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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