TITLE

THE SOWER

AUTHOR(S)
Carpenter, Flora L.
PUB. DATE
January 1918
SOURCE
Stories Pictures Tell;1/1/1918, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents that story of the painting "The Sower" by Jean François Millet as well as Millet's life. It states that Millet was the son of poor French peasants who lived on a farm and worked hard to take care of their family. It mentions that the paintings of Millet bring to mind the dirt and grime of the everyday tasks of the poorer French peasants. It notes that the paintings of Millet made the people realize the dreadful condition caused by the French Revolution.
ACCESSION #
69875661

 

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