HARVESTED FIELDS

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The End of the Working Day
(1886 -87)

 Jules Breton (French, 1827-1906)

HARVESTED FIELDS

surrenders its yields
endured trauma of reaping
well harvested fields

PR

9/14/2014

Taken at the museum this weekend. Its of women working in potato fields. A quote from the artist
“….art was to do them the honor formerly reserved exclusively for the gods”
I don’t know if he was talking about this particular work, but I thought it pretty awesome.

http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/2014/09/carpe-diem-561-harvested-fields.html