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Sheet of Studies for "The Horse Fair"

Artist:
Marie-Rosalie Bonheur (French, Bordeaux 1822–1899 Melun)
Date:
1840–99
Medium:
Black chalk and graphite
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/4 x 16 3/16 in. (18.4 x 41.1cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander Johnson and Roberta Olson, in honor of Jacob Bean, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.463
Not on view
Signature: Pen and brown ink, lower left: R. Bonheur

Marking: Lower right corner, mark of Hamburg collector of German 19th Century art, G. Engelbrecht (b. 1848)
Donor: Alexander B. V. Johnson and Roberta J. M. Olson
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux. "Rosa Bonheur, 1822-1899, Bordeaux, Musée des Beaux-Arts," May 23, 1997–August 31, 1997.

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux. "Rosa Bonheur: All Nature's Children," May 24, 1997–August 29, 1997.

Musée de l'Ecole de Barbizon-Auberge, Ganne. "Rosa Bonheur: All Nature's Children," September 19, 1997–November 18, 1997.

Dahesh Museum of Art. "Rosa Bonheur: All Nature's Children," December 17, 1997–February 21, 1998.

"Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1991 - June 30, 1992. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 122, New York, 1992, pp. 29, 28, ill.

Dahesh Museum of Art, John David Farmer, Gabriel P. Weisberg, Annie-Paule Quinsac, Hélène Lafont-Couturier, Britta C. Dwyer, Cristina Portell Rosa Bonheur: All Nature's Children Exh. cat., Musée des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, May 24-August 29, 1997; Musée de l'Ecole de Barbizon-Auberge Ganne, Barbizon, September 19-November 18, 1997; Dahesh Museum of Art, New York, December 17, 1997-February 21, 1998. New York, 1998, cat. no. 5, ill.



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