Rosa Bonheur

(18221899)

Marie-Rosalie Bonheur

The artist’s works:

Brebis tondue
modeled c.1842, cast probably before 1891
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Bélier
c.18451850
Indianapolis Museum of ArtIndianapolis

Boeuf couché
modeled 1846
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Taureau qui marche
modeled 1846
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Le Transport du charbon
1851
Columbus Museum of ArtColumbus

La foire aux chevaux
18521855
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

La foire aux chevaux
1855
National GalleryLondon

Limier Briquet Hound
c.1856
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Biches et cerf au repos
1867
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroit

Sevrage des veaux
1879
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Lion
c.1880
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

Bétail au repos sur une colline des Alpes
1885
Art Institute of ChicagoChicago

Paysage avec biches et cerfs
1887
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroit

Cheval bai cerise
c.1890
Wadsworth AtheneumHartford

Born March 16 1822 Bordeaux (France)
Died May 25 1899 Thomery (France)
Cause of death Pneumonia
Buried Cimetière du Père Lachaise (Paris)
Occupation Painter Sculptor
Title Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur