MILLET, JF: Dessins de Jean-Fran├žois Millet (XXVIe Exposition du Cabinet des Dessins)

Millet, Jean-Francois; Bouchot-Saupique, Jacqueline. Dessins de Jean-Francois Millet (XXVIe Exposition du Cabinet des Dessins). Paris: Musee du Louvre, 1960. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Text in French.36p. Section of black and white plates. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26029) $15.00

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Jean-Francois Millet (1814-1875) was a French painter and one of the founders of the Barbizon school in rural France. Millet is noted for his scenes of peasant farmers; he can be categorized as part of the Realism art movement.

MICHEL, G: Georges Michel 1763-1843. (Le Pavillon des arts, du 2. juin au 1er juillet 1967)

Georges Michel 1763-1843. (Le Pavillon des arts, du 2. juin au 1er juillet 1967), inside plateMiquel, Pierre. Georges Michel 1763-1843. (Le Pavillon des arts, du 2. juin au 1er juillet 1967). Le Pavillon des arts, 1967. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25979) $85.00

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Georges Michel 1763-1843. (Le Pavillon des arts, du 2. juin au 1er juillet 1967), book cover

6 B/W plates. Text in French. 24p. Exhibition: Le Pavillon des arts, du 2. juin au 1er juillet 1967. Georges Michel (1763-1843) was a French landscape painter.

Practically unknown during his lifetime, Michel is now seen as an important precursor of the Barbizon school. Influenced by Dutch artists (eg Jacob van Ruisdael and Menindert Hobbema), his work concentrates on rural landscapes in the area around Paris.