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Barbaro after the Hunt

Marie-Rosalie Bonheur (also called Rosa Bonheur), French, 1822 - 1899

Geography:
Made in France, Europe

Date:
c.1858

Medium:
Oil on canvas

Dimensions:
38 x 51 1/4 inches (96.5 x 130.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Painting

* Special Exhibition Galleries, first floor (Dorrance Galleries)

Accession Number:
W1900-1-2

Credit Line:
Gift of John G. Johnson for the W. P. Wilstach Collection, 1900

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Label:
The hound Barbaro sits next to the wooden bucket and brush with which he has just been scrubbed following a day of hunting. Barbaro was one of several animals painted by Marie-Rosalie Bonheur at the Château de By, located near Fontainebleau, France.


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