03.2 Euro Peasant Types, Women
Since the sixteenth century European artists have brought ordinary people and children into their studios to model for them. The resulting paintings are often “types” that would appeal to the market. Johnson painted such works, especially in the Hague, where he went to study Rembrandt and the Old Dutch Masters in 1851. —PH
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Hills no. 3.2.2
1907 Sale no. 106
The Holland Peasant Girl
Alternate title: Holland Peasant Girl
21 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. (54.6 x 44.4 cm)
Signed lower left: E. Johnson
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Citation: Hills, Patricia, and Abigael MacGibeny. "The Holland Peasant Girl, c.1851–55 (Hills no. 3.2.2)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=37 (accessed on September 27, 2022).