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01.30.2020 | New Perspectives Talk: “I am to be the Cultivator”: Encountering and Creating the Peasant in 19th-Century French and German Art | Free

January 30 @ 5:30 pm

Categories: Historical, Lecture, Misc, Visual Arts


Christopher Hunt, PhD candidate in the Department of Art History and Archaeology in Arts & Sciences, considers five works on paper by the French artists Léon Augustin Lhermitte, Jean-François Millet, Camille Jacob Pissarro, and German artist Käthe Kollwitz, all of which depict 19th-century Western European peasants in an increasingly industrialized world.

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