Lucien Simon-La Récolte des pommes de terre

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The Potato Harvest
1907

Close to the Chapelle de Notre-Dame-de-la-Joie in Penmarc’h, the artist, who spends a large part of the year in the Pays Bigouden, draws Bigouden women harvesting potatoes.  In the studio later, on canvas, he divides the composition into the different stages of the harvesting process. ...

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