Le Paysan Rentrant du Fumier (Man with Wheelbarrow)

Jean-François Millet, French, 1814 - 1875


1855; later impression

Etching on japan paper

Plate: 6 1/2 × 5 3/8 in. (16.5 × 13.7 cm)

Sheet: 10 1/4 × 7 1/2 in. (26 × 19.1 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 right: J. F. Millet


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

L. Delteil, Le peintre-graveur illustre, vol. 1, no. 11.

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