Les Deux Vaches (The Two Cows)

Jean-François Millet, French, 1814 - 1875


about 1847-1850

Etching on laid paper

Plate: 3 5/8 × 6 in. (9.2 × 15.2 cm)

Sheet: 5 1/4 × 7 1/4 in. (13.3 × 18.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Dr. Franz H. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P



Europe, France


19th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed, in plate, lower right: J. F. Millet

Exhibition History

Treasures from the Print Collection, Beaumont-May Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 3-August 17, 1980.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 19, 1992-January 29, 1993.

French Art in the Age of George Sand; Prints from the Collection of the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Chapel Art Center, Saint Anselm College, Manchester, New Hampshire, January 27-February 24, 1994.


Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1948.

Catalogue Raisonne

L. Delteil, Le Peintre-Graveur Illustre, vol. 1, no. 4.

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