Julien Dupre Paintings
Oil on canvas, 12 1/8 x 21 5/8 inches (31.1 x 55.2 cm)
Julien Dupre was noted for his ability to paint animals. Dupre was also linked with the Barbizon School of painters. Underscoring a continuing dedication to the traditions of rustic life, even during the latter decades of the century, Dupre concentrated on milkmaids, field workers harvesting hay or tending their flocks of sheep.