The Knitting Girl

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The Knitting Girl
French: La Couseuse
The Knitting Woman painting by William-Adolphe Bouguereau.jpg
The Knitting Girl (1856)
Artist William-Adolphe Bouguereau
Year 1869 (1869)
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 145 cm × 99 cm (57 in × 39 in)
Location Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha

The Knitting Girl (French: La Couseuse) is a painting created 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]

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

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