Jean Francois Millet

L'Angelus

$250
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Les Glaneuses

$250
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Jean Francois Millet was born into a poor peasant family in France in  1814.
  His early works were of  conventional portraits and fashionable 18th century pastoral scenes,  but in 1848 he chose to exhibit a painting depicting peasant life.¬  It was the first of many rural scenes based  on memories of¬  his own childhood.¬  He died in France in 1875