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Jean-François MilletA peasant I was born, and a peasant I will die

Jean-François Millet was a French artist born on October 4, 1814. Millet contributed to the Barbizon School, and Realist movements and died on January 20, 1875. Get notified when Jean-François Millet's biography is complete:

Retreat from the Storm

1846

The Sower

1850

The Gleaners

1857

Woman with a Rake

1856-1857

The Angelus

1857-1859

Potato Planters

1861

Young Shepherdess

1870-1873

Autumn Landscape with a Flock of Turkeys

1872-1873

Haystacks: Autumn

1874

Bird's-Nesters

1874

I remember being awakened one morning by voices in the room where I slept.

Memories of Childhood in Gréville-Hague

1881

Suddenly an immense wave rose up like a raging mountain, caught the vessel and carried it towards the beach.

The Shipwrecks

1881

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