Jean-François Millet - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Jean-François Millet

Style: Realism

Place: Grucky

Born: 1814

Death: 1875

Nationality: France


Jean-François Millet (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 naturalism and realism movements. Life and work Youth Millet was the first child of Jean-Louis-Nicolas and Aimée-Henrie...