Le Repos des faneurs (Haymakers at Rest)

Léon Augustin Lhermitte, French, 1844 - 1925



Etching on chine collé

Image: 8 3/8 × 6 in. (21.2 × 15.2 cm)

Plate: 9 9/16 × 6 15/16 in. (24.3 × 17.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in plate, lower left: L. Lhermitte

Exhibition History

Visions of Modernity: Nineteenth-Century European Art from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 21, 1998.

Publication History

Monique Le Pelley Fonteny, Leon Augustin Lhermitte (1844-1925), Catalogue Raisonne, Paris: Editions Cercle d'Art, 1991, n.p., under no. 43.


Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York, 1951; given to present collection, 1954.

Catalogue Raisonne

M. Le Pelley Fonteny, Leon Augustin Lhermitte, Paris, 1991, no. 43.

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