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Jean François Millet  1814-1875, FR

Rank (2014): 3845 – 

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Barbizon school

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 49
Germany 14
Japan 7
United Kingdom 7
Netherlands 6

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Artist Rank
Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot    42
Édouard Manet  429 32
Pierre-Auguste Renoir  317 31
Claude Monet  231 29
Edgar Degas  202 28

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  The Clark Art Institute, USA 5
  Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, USA 4
  Van Gogh Museum, Netherlands 4
  Musée d´Orsay, France 3
  Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Liechtenstein 3

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4.10.1814 Born in Gruchy, Gréville-Hague, Manche (FR)

20.1.1875 Died in Barbizon, Seine-et-Marne (FR)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 101  Please report missing Information

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   Town and Country - The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

   Millet and Rural France - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

   Dessins de Jean-François Millet - Musée d´Orsay, Paris

   Jean F. Milet - Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA), Seoul

Description  Jean-François Millet - Drawings - Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
   Jean-Francois Millet: Drawn into the Light - Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute - The Clark, Williamstown, MA

   Jean-François Millet - Bunkamura, Tokyo

   Jean-Francois Millet - Hayward Gallery, London


to top Group shows   93

   First Sight - Recent Acquisitions of Prints and Drawings - Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

   The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   A Framer's collection - Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall

   From Paris: A Taste for Impressionism - Royal Academy of Arts, London
   Modern Woman: Daughters and Lovers 1850 — 1918 | Drawings from the Musée d’Orsay, Paris - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD

   Days of Their Lives? Fact and Fiction in 19th-century Genre Painting - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
   Linie und Skulptur im Dialog: Rodin, Giacometti, Modigliani … - Opelvillen, Rüsselsheim
   Dreams and Reality: Masterpieces of Painting, Drawing and Photography from the Musée d’Orsay, Paris - National Museum of Singapore, Singapore
   Master Drawings - Schroeder Romero & Shredder, New York City, NY
   La Collection Clark à Giverny, de Manet à Renoir - Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute - The Clark, Williamstown, MA
   La Collection Clark à Giverny, de Manet à Renoir - Musée des Impressionnismes Giverny, Giverny
   The Figure - Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV

Description  The Adventure of Reality International Realism - Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam
   David to Cézanne - Master drawings from the Prat Collection, Pari - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
   Realismus - Das Abenteuer der Wirklichkeit - Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich
   Hinaus in die Natur! - Barbizon, die Weimarer Malerschule und der Aufbruch zum Impressionismus - Neues Museum Weimar, Weimar
   Delacroix to Monet: Masterpieces of 19th-Century Painting from the Walters Art Museum - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
   Turner to Cézanne: Masterpieces from the Davies Collection, National Museum Wales - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Realismus - das Abenteuer der Wirklichkeit. Courbet - Hopper - Gursky - Kunsthalle in Emden, Emden

Description and image  Corot to Monet: A Fresh Look at Landscape from the Collection - The National Gallery, London
   Turner to Cézanne: Masterpieces from the Davies Collection, National Museum Wales - Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK
   Donations from the Kathryn M. Klingeman COllection - Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
   Turner to Cezanne - Masterpieces from the Davies Collection, National Museum Wales - Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC

   The Art of the Pastel - Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute - The Clark, Williamstown, MA
   The Impressionist Figure - Selections from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery - Paine Art Center and Gardens, Oshkosh, WI
   From Russia: French and Russian Master Paintings 1870–1925 from Moscow and St Petersburg - Royal Academy of Arts, London

   The hand-drawn nagative - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY
   Die Landschaft zwischen Ideal und Realismus - Die Schätze des Sammlers Ernst Riecker - Grafik-Kabinett Backnang - Helferhaus, Backnang
   In the Forest of Fontainebleau: Painters and Photographers from Corot to Monet - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Dutch Dialogues - Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute - The Clark, Williamstown, MA
   Französische Meisterwerke des 19. Jahrhunderts aus der Sammlung des Metropolitan Museum of Art New York zu Gast in Berli - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
   La forêt de Fontainebleau. Un atelier grandeur nature. De Corot à Picasso. - Musée d´Orsay, Paris
   Masterpieces - European Art from the Collection - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Recent Acquisitions Exhibited at the Reading Public Museum - Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
   Abenteuer Barbizon - Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal
   Augenlust - Kunsthaus Apolda Avantgarde, Apolda

   Grandes Maestros de la Pintura Europea del Metropolitan Museum of Art de Nueva York - MNAC Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, Barcelona
   Van Gogh - Sheaves of Wheat - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
   Galleria Grafica Collection No.14 - Galleria Grafica Tokyo, Tokyo
   "Transformation" - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
   Géricault to Toulouse-Lautrec - Nineteenth-Century French Prints - Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
   Farbzauber - Impressionismus und Expressionismus in der Sammlung Würth - Kunsthalle Würth, Schwäbisch Hall
   Chefs-d'oeuvre du musée d'Orsay - Musée d´Orsay, Paris
   The Impressionist Era - Works on Paper from the Collection - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
   The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas - Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL

   Pastels - Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute - The Clark, Williamstown, MA
   Breaking the Mold - Sculpture in Paris from Daumier to Rodin - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
   Shepherds and Plowhands - Work and Leisure in the Nineteenth Century - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL

   Masterworks of French Painting, "Bonjour, Monsieur Courbet!": The Bruyas Collection of the Musée Fabre, Montpellier - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Description  Von Delacroix bis Cézanne - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
   The Road to Impressionism - The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD
   Figura de la Francia Moderna-De Ingres a Toulouse-Lautrec - Museo de Arte Abstracto Español, Cuenca
   Figuras de la Francia moderna - Fundación Juan March, Madrid
Description  The etching revival in Europe - late nineteenth- and early twentieth century Fre - The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Description and image  1904 - Art at the Fair - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
   Delacroix to Munch: 19C Visions - Nagoya - Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Nagoya
Description  Von Delacroix bis Gauguin - Französische Druckgraphik des 19. Jahrhunderts - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg

Description  X-rayed! - The recycling of paintings - Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
   Van Gogh, Millet and the Barbizon Artists - Hiroshima Museum of Art, Hiroshima
   "Figure & Composition" - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
Description  Vincent's choice - The Musée imaginaire of Van Gogh - Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
   Millet to Matisse - Frick Art & Historical Center, Pittsburg, PA

Description  Impressions of Light: The French Landscape from Corot to Monet - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
   Millet to Matisse - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
   Drawn Toward the Avant-Garde - Frick Art & Historical Center, Pittsburg, PA
   Freude am Dialog - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
   The Nakamura Collection-Pleiades Barbizon School - Sompo Japan Museum of Art, Tokyo

   Modern Masters: From Corot to Kandinsky - Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH
   Corot to Picasso - Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
   With the Help of Our Friends: European Drawings of the 19th Century Acquired Since 1976 - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
   Meesterlijk verzameld - Vijf eeuwen schilderkunst: de collectie Gustav Rau - Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam

   Wings of Glory - Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague

   James McNeill Whistler & the Etching Revival - Davison Art Center, Middletown
  Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianLinhas de Sombra - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message

   Becoming Kathe Kollwitz - An Artist And Her Influences - Galerie St. Etienne, New York City, NY
   Charles Meryon & Jean-Francois Millet: Etchings of Urban & Rural 19th Century France - Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH

Description  Peasants and "Primitivism": French Prints from Millet to Gauguin - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL

   French Art of the ⅩⅨ-ⅩⅩ Centurie& - Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu City
   Charles Meryon and Jean-François Millet: Etchings from the Collection of S. William Pelletier - Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

   Adam & Eve - Museum of Modern Art Saitama, Saitama

   Van Gogh & Millet - Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

   The Art of Drawing in France 1400-1900 - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY

   19Th Century French Prints - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

   Von Coubert bis Cezanne - Französische Malerei 1848-1886 - Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin

   Peasantries 19th Century French and British Pictures of Peasants and Fieldworkers - University Gallery and Baring Wing - Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne

   Risbe in akvareli starih mojstrov iz grafične zbirke Albertina, faksimili - Pilonova Galerija, Ajdovscina

   Barbizon Paintings From The Tweed Collection - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

   From Delacroix to Picasso - Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin
   He Romantic Era: Birth And Flowering 1750 - 1850 - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

   Prints From The Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

   Etchings, Lithographs & Woodcuts by Three Frenchmen - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY

   Kollektion holländischer Aquarelle und Zeichnungen - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg

   4. Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia 1901 - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice


 Dealer Directory  4


 Galerie Berès, Paris


 Nukaga Gallery, Tokyo

United Kingdom

 Flavia Ormond Fine Arts Ltd, London


 C.G. Boerner, LLC. , New York City, NY


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 Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels


 Agnes Etherington Art Center, Kingston, Ontario

Czech Republic

 Galerie výtvarného umění v Ostravě, Dum umeni, Ostrava


 Ateneum Art Museum - Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki


 Musée des beaux-arts Dijon, Dijon
 Musée d'art moderne André Malraux, Le Havre
 Palais des Beaux-Arts Lille, Lille
 Musée d´Orsay, Paris


 Neue Pinakothek, Munich
 Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal


 Hiroshima Museum of Art, Hiroshima
 Bridgestone Museum of Art, Tokyo
 NMWA The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo


 Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz


 Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
 Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo
 Centraal Museum, Utrecht


 Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel

United Kingdom

 Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow, Scotland
 Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton
 The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands


 The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD
 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
 MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
 Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
 Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH
 The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
 Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN
 Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, NY
 Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS
 The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Ball State University Museum of Art, Muncie, IN
 Kemper Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
 Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
 Mandeville Gallery, Schenectady, NY
 Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
 Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
 Davis Museum at Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
 The Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA


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