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Podcast Episode 35: The Gleaners by Jean-François Millet


In this episode of Accessible Art History: The Podcast, I continue our discussion of the Realist movement with this work by Jean-François Millet. You can listen to the episode here or by downloading it on your favorite platform.


Jean-François Millet, date unknown

Photograph by Nadar

Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons
















Harvesters Resting (Ruth and Boaz), 1853

Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons



Haystacks: Autum

1873

Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons










Shepherdess with her Flock

1864

Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons










Shepherdess Seated on a Rock

1856

Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons
















Sources


Gardner's Art through the Ages, 12th Edition by Fred S. Kleiner


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Gleaners


https://artsandculture.google.com/asset/gleaners/GgHsT2RumWxbtw?hl=en


https://foodforward.org/food-recovery/what-is-gleaning/


https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/rlsm/hd_rlsm.htm


https://www.jeanmillet.org/


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Realism_(art_movement)


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