Going to Market on a Misty Morning

Oil on panel | 25.7 x 20.7in | 1851

Constant Troyon

A shepherdess emerges from the morning mist, leading a cow and a flock of unruly sheep down a country road. Behind her, a man on horseback, silhouetted against the light, is impeded in his progress. This scene of rural life became quite celebrated an...
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