Peasant Woman in Church, Boulogne
Date: c. 1873
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: plate: 9 × 5 7/8 in. (22.9 × 14.9 cm) sheet: 13 3/4 × 9 3/4 in. (34.9 × 24.8 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Charles Lee Reese, 1940
Object Number: 1940-11.256
About: Legros was recognized for a certain gravity in his many prints of rural French people. The pensive, delicately rendered faces of these women contrast with their robust, labor-hardened hands.
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