Quimper museum permanent collection guide
Jules Breton, Painter of Peasant Life
Annette Bourrut Lacouture
Somogy éditions d'art, Paris, 2002
Exhibition catalogue held at the musée des beaux-arts, Arras, the musée des beaux-arts, Quimper and the National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, 2002.
Jules Breton (1827-1906), known as one of the first 'peasant painters', created beautiful scenes of rural French life and was a highly popular figure among the Salon artists of his era.