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Jean-François Millet | Realist painter

Jean-François Millet** (October 4, 1814 - January 20, 1875) was a French painter** and one of the founders of the Barbizon school in rural France. Millet** is noted for his scenes of peasant farmers; he can be categorized as part of the Realism art movement.
For biographical notes -in english and italian- and other works by Millet see: