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Sheep (Study)

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Sheep (Study)

Artist: Rosa Bonheur (French, 1822 - 1899)
Date: date unknown
Medium: Conte crayon on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 15/16 × 7 3/4 in. (15.1 × 19.7 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center; Mildred M. Bohen Collection, 1983.14
Accession number: 1983.14
Classification: work on paper
Copyright:Public Domain
SignedRB (l,r red crayon)
MarksAF (l,r stamp)
Exhibition History"Critters," Des Moines Art Center, Aug. 21 - Oct. 31, 1993

"Diversity of Line-a Selection from the Permanent Collection," Des Moines Art Center, Nov. 16, 1990 - April 7, 1991

"Centuries of Fascination: Art About Livestock," Brunnier Gallery and Museum, Ames, July 1 - Nov. 10, 1990

"Beasties: Animal Imagery," Sioux City Art Center, Apr. 27 - July 1, 1984, (circulated to: Blanden Memorial Art Musuem, Fort Dodge, July 15 - Sept. 9, 1984)

"Highlights from Three Collections: The Bohen, Coffin and Cowles Collection," Des Moines Art Center, July 8 - Sept. 11, 1983

"Selections from the Collection of Mrs. Fred Bohen," Des Moines Art Center, Nov. 13, 1977 - Jan. 1, 1978

"A Collection in the Making, Paintings and Graphic Arts from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bohen," Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nov. 12 - Dec. 9, 1967

"Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Fred O. Bohen," Des Moines Art Center, June 23 - Aug. 21, 1966
Published References"Gallery Guide" to the "Critters" exhibition, Des Moines Art Center, 1993

"Gallery Guide" to the "Division of Line" exhibition, Des Moines Art Center, 1991

Richard Willham, CENTURIES OF FASCINATION: ART ABOUT LIVESTOCK, Brunnier Gallery and Museum, Iowa State Univeristy, Ames, 1990, b/w ill. p.18

"A Collection in the Making, Paintings and Graphic Arts from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bohen," Des Moines Art Center, 1967, cat. no.3, ill.

DES MOINES ART CENTER: SELECTED PAINTINGS, SCULPTURES AND WORKS ON PAPER, Des Moines Art Center, 1985, ref. p.39

Selections from the Collection of Mrs. Fred Bohen," Des Moines Art Center, 1977, cat. no.2, ill. no.2

"Beasties: Animal Imagery," Sioux City Art Center, 1984, ref. p.15, ill. p.16
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