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Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Rural Scenes

1874–1897

Léon Augustin Lhermitte (31 July 1844, Mont-Saint-Père – 28 July 1925, Paris) was a French naturalist painter and etcher whose primary subject matter was rural scenes depicting peasants at work. A part of the Realism movement and an avid realist painter, Lhermitte depicts the working class poverty in France.

Rural Scenes
La paye des moissonneurs, 1882
Rural Scenes
La Fenaison, 1887
Rural Scenes
Les Halles, 1895
Rural Scenes
La Moisson, 1874
Rural Scenes
La Petite Fontaine, Undated
Rural Scenes
Moisson sur le coteau, Undated
Rural Scenes
Le marché de Château-Thierry, 1879
Rural Scenes
Sundown, Return of the Cattle, 1897
Rural Scenes
La vendange à Mont-Saint-Père, 1876
Rural Scenes
The Harvesters, c.1889
Rural Scenes
Marché aux pommes de Landerneau, c.1878
Rural Scenes
Les glaneuses, 1887
47°00'00.0"N 2°00'00.0"E

Location: France
Movement: Naturalism, Realism

Text: Wikipedia


Posted: April 2020
Category: Painting

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