Object Detail


Date
Circa 1875-1880
Media
Oil on canvas
Measurements
20 x 24 inches (unframed)
26 x 30 inches (framed)
Classification
Subject Category
Landscape
Sheep/Animal(s)
Credit Line
Bequest of Lucy Copeland Farnsworth, 1977.5.115
Accession No
77.5.115
Context
Brissot was one of many late nineteenth-century French landscape painters whose works were popular among American collectors of the period, especially such pastoral scenes of flocks of sheep.

Featured in “Maine and American Art: Farnsworth Art Museum” with thanks to the Henry Luce Foundation and Wyeth Foundation for American Art.

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