The Grafter etching by Victor Louis FOCILLON (1849-1918) after the1865 Jean Francois Millet painting 'Farmer Inserting a Graft on a Tree.' The text under the image reads as follows: Painted by J. F. Millet. Copyright M. Knoedler & Co., 1887. Etched by V. Focillon. THE GRAFTER. Published by M. Knoedler & Co., 170 Fifth Avenue, New York. Jean Francois Millet: 1814 - 1875, was a Barbizon School painter known for showing in his works the devoutness of French farm laborers. Comes in a gilt wood frame, ready to display. Brittle paper with toning, spotting and tears that can be partly concealed by a mat and imperfections to frame as shown. Shipped as is, fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Image::20.5" by 17.6" (52 cm by 44.7 cm);