Julien Dupre Paintings
A Shepherd and his Flock
Oil on canvas, 25 5/8 x 32 7/8 inches (65.4 x 83.8 cm)
Dupre exhibited oil paintings at every Salon exhibition from 1876 until his death in 1910 and earned critical acclaim for his depictions of peasant life. Dupre was awarded medals at several Salon Exhibitions and received a Gold Medal at the Exposition Universalle in 1889 for his pictorial representations of the life of the farm worker.