"The Gleaners" by Jean-François Millet

The Gleaners

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French Artist: Les Glaneuses (The Gleaners) by Jean-François Millet, 1857

One Cent Domestic; 2-cent Foreign Postage

French Artist: Les Glaneuses (The Gleaners) by Jean-François Millet, 1857

Back reads:

M 29900 The Rotograph Co., N.Y. city. (Germany)

Paris Les glaneuses Millet

Size: 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches

Painting depicts rural life of nineteenth century France. Three women are gathering the leftovers from the harvest, a practice known as gleaning.

1901-1907

Dating postcards from 1893 through the 1900s