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The Gleaners, 1857
oil on canvas, cm. 85,5 x 111
Parigi, Musée d'Orsay

Des glaneuses also called Les glaneuses [Gleaners, also called, The Gleaners] True to one of Millet's favourite subjects – peasant life – this painting is the culmination of ten years of research on the theme of the gleaners. These women incarnate the rural working-class...continua