Part 1 – The year is 1889… The country is France…

The year is 1889… The country is France…  A bidding war is taking place between the Louvre and the American Art Association for this painting ‘The Angelus’, painted by Jean-Francois Millet in 1857. Jean-Francois first sold the piece for a discounted 1000 francs in 1860.  Now, 14 years after his death the true value of … Continue reading Part 1 – The year is 1889… The country is France…