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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 46

    Rosa Bonheur (French, 1822-1899)

    Charrette Attelée de Vaches, et Bouvier, en Auvergne

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    Estimate

    Rosa Bonheur (French, 1822-1899)
    Charrette Attelée de Vaches, et Bouvier, en Auvergne
    signed and dated '-Rosa Bonheur 1889-' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    19 x 25 7/8 in. (48.3 x 65.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1889.


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    Provenance

    with Arthur Tooth & Sons, London.
    with Howard Young Gallery, New York.
    Mr. and Mrs. Dean Mason, acquired from the above.
    Private Collection, by descent from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY, ART COLLECTION AND BOTANICAL GARDENS, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ART ACQUISITIONS FUND


    Literature

    A. Klumpke, Rosa Bonheur, Paris, 1908, p. 427 (illustrated p. 365).