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The Knitting Girl

The Knitting Girl (French: La Couseuse) is a painting by nineteenth-century French artist William-Adolphe Bouguereau in 1869. The painting is also referred to as Knitting Anne due to the simplistic nature of the young woman portrayed in the painting. The painting is currently held in the Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha, Nebraska in the United States.[1]

The Knitting Girl
French: La Couseuse
The Knitting Woman painting by William-Adolphe Bouguereau.jpg
The Knitting Girl (1856)
ArtistWilliam-Adolphe Bouguereau
Year1869 (1869)
MediumOil on canvas
Dimensions145 cm × 99 cm (57 in × 39 in)
LocationJoslyn Art Museum, Omaha

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  1. ^ Wissman, Fronia E. (1996). Bouguereau. San Francisco: Pomegranate Artbooks. ISBN 978-0876545829.

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