This notions bag features the image of a painting by French painter Jean-François Millet named Haystacks: Autumn. We are inspired by its painterly style. With a bit of research, we also learned that Vincent Van Gogh was inspired by the peasant landscapes by Millet. Learn more about their connection HERE.
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About the painting
Title: Haystacks: Autumn
Artist: Jean-François Millet (French, Gruchy 1814–1875 Barbizon)
Date: ca. 1874
Medium: Oil on canvas
Painting Dimensions: 33 1/2 x 43 3/8 in. (85.1 x 110.2 cm)
Credit Line: Bequest of Lillian S. Timken, 1959