Millet: Then and Now
July 31, 1999
The following is a list of talks given at a symposium presented in conjunction with the exhibition Jean-François Millet: Drawn into the Light.
For more information, contact the Research and Academic Program or call 413-458-0460.
Drawing the Peasant Forward: Millet's Assault on Tradition
Alexandra R. Murphy
Man with a Hoe: Reproducing the Mechanical Body
Laura L. Meixner
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of the History of Art, Cornell University
Millet and Van Gogh: The Sower in Color
Louis van Tilborgh
Curator of Paintings, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
The Gleaners: From the Personal to the Social in Millet's Drawings
Robert L. Herbert
Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Humanities Emeritus, Mount Holyoke College