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Bonheur, Rosa 1822-1899

Overview
Works: 232 works in 356 publications in 2 languages and 6,371 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Fiction  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Collector, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Inventor, Correspondent
Classifications: ND553.B6, B
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Most widely held works about Rosa Bonheur
 
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Most widely held works by Rosa Bonheur
Atelier Rosa Bonheur by Rosa Bonheur( Book )

4 editions published in 1900 in French and English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reminiscences of Rosa Bonheur by Theodore Stanton( Book )

4 editions published between 1910 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Bonheur : une artiste à l'aube du féminisme by Marie Borin( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Célébrée dans le monde entier comme la plus grande peintre animalière de son temps, Rosa Bonheur (1822-1899) fut la première artiste à recevoir la croix de la Légion d'honneur grâce à l'impératrice Eugénie, et la première femme à recevoir la rosette grâce au président de la République, Sadi Carnot. Dans un siècle qui considérait les femmes comme des mineures ou des incapables en Droit et en capacités, les assujettissant à un père, un frère ou un mari, leur interdisant l'accès au savoir et à toutes formes de pouvoir, y compris celui de gagner décemment leur vie, Rosa Bonheur se jura de relever la femme . Composée à partir de journaux, de correspondances inédites, de témoignages laissés par les proches de Rosa Bonheur, cette biographie est la première à faire entendre au plus près la voix de l'artiste avec sa véritable personnalité, jusqu'ici souvent masquée par des témoignages approximatifs." P. [4] of cover
Rosa Bonheur : huit reproductions facsimile en couleurs by Rosa Bonheur( Book )

4 editions published between 1900 and 1912 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Bonheur : all nature's children by Rosa Bonheur( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Bonheur : sa vie, son oeuvre by L Roger-Milès( Book )

2 editions published in 1900 in Undetermined and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ceci est mon testament" by Rosa Bonheur( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Et j'ai pensé que maintenant j'avais le droit de vivre pour moi et de disposer à mon gré de mon bien personnel, n'ayant eu ni enfants, ni tendresse pour le sexe fort, si ce n'est une franche et bonne amitié pour ceux qui avaient toute mon estime. Artiste de renommée internationale, Rosa Bonheur décide au soir de sa vie de léguer la totalité de ses biens à sa "soeur de la palette", Anna-Elizabeth Klumpke. Le château de By et son parc, "compris le petit potager", les titres de rente, l'ensemble des oeuvres en ses ateliers, tout doit revenir à Anna. Telle est la volonté de Rosa, pour qui "la parfaite amitié" prime sur les liens du sang? et sur les prétentions de sa famille à l'héritage. Elle s'en explique magnifiquement dans la lettre ajoutée à son testament, qui affirme son droit "de tester en faveur d'une compagne artiste". Et pose ainsi, écrit Suzette Robichon dans l'avant-propos, "un acte à l'aune de l'audace et de la liberté dont elle fit preuve toute sa vie". Le Testament et la Lettre-Testament de Rosa Bonheur s'accompagnent ici d'un article paru dans La Fronde sur ses obsèques, et d'une chronologie la situant dans son époque la Restauration et le Second Empire, la guerre franco-prussienne et la Commune, le saint-simonisme et l'émergence du féminisme."--Page 4 of cover
Rosa Bonheur : the artist's (auto)biography by Anna Klumpke( Book )

5 editions published between 1908 and 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is further enhanced by a range of illustrations depicting Bonheur's life and times, including Klumpke's affectionate portrait of the artist, and a reproduction of Bonheur's special license from the French police to wear men's clothing
Our dumb neighbours, or, Conversations of a father with his children on domestic and other animals by Thomas Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Bonheur by Eugène de Mirecourt( Book )

3 editions published between 1856 and 1867 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodland and wild : a selection of descriptive poetry( Book )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Bonheur : a life and a legend by Dore Ashton( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our good children's picture gallery( Book )

2 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aquarelles & dessins by L Roger-Milès( Book )

1 edition published in 1900 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Bonheur : (1822-1899) by Rosa Bonheur( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tableaux by L Roger-Milès( Book )

1 edition published in 1900 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie d'une artiste by Rosa Bonheur( Book )

in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Bonheur : selected works from American collections by Rosa Bonheur( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.11 for Rosa Bonhe ... to 0.96 for Aquarelles ...)

Alternative Names
Bonheur, Marie- Rosa

Bonheur, Marie Rosalie

Bonheur, Marie-Rosalie 1822-1899

Bonheur, Rosa

Bonheur, Rosalie

Bonheurov, Rosa 1822-1899

Maria Rosalia Bonheur

Rosa Bonheur

Rosa Bonheur francuska malarka i rzeźbiarka

Rosa Bonheur Frans kunstschilder

Rosa Bonheur franzsische Malerin

Rosa Bonheur French painter and sculptor

Rosa Bonheur pittrice francese

Бонёр, Роза 1822-1899

Роза Бонёр

בונר, רוזה 1822-1899

ローザ・ボヌール

Languages
English (78)

French (40)

Covers
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