Jean-François Millet

(1814-1875)


Jean-François Millet (French: [milɛ]; October 4, 1814 – January 20, 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 movements of Realism and Naturalism.

The Sower  (1850)
The Gleaners  (1857)
The Angelus  (1859)
Laundress  (1861)
Shepherdess  (1864)
Fishermen  (1870)