The Sower by Jean Francois Millet

The sower Millet, it seems, is a very dark man. His wide stride and free swing of his hand are explained only by his poverty and hard work. His face

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Self Portrait by Jean Francois Millet

Boundless plowed field. Morning. You can hear the silence. We feel the infinity of earth and sky. Before us grows a young giant. He slowly walks, widely scattering gold –

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Spring by Jean Francois Millet

The earth is beautiful, sad and lonely. “Spring” – Millet’s latest work. Full of life and love for nature, shining bright colors after the rain, it is finished shortly before

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The Gleaners by Jean-Francois Millet

The painting depicts three peasant collecting remaining after harvest spikelets. In 1857, when the painting was shown at the Salon, farmers were seen as potentially dangerous, revolutionary force. By 1914

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