Rosa Bonheur Painting in the Scottish Highlands

Frederick Goodall (British, 1822–1904)
Rosa Bonheur Painting in the Scottish Highlands, 1856–1858

Oil on panel
15 5/8 x 23 in. (39.7 x 58.4 cm); frame: 18 3/8 x 23 7/8 in. (46.7 x 60.6 cm)
Signed lower left: Goodall 1856–8
Morton and Marie Bradley Memorial Collection, 98.170


?–1875, Collection of R. C. Naylor, Hooton Hall, Chester, England

August 7, 1875, "Contents of Hooton Hall," Christie, Manson & Woods, Chester. (auction on the premises of Hooton Hall, Chester, cat. no. 856). Purchased by F. J. Pilgeram of the Lefèvre Gallery.

1875–?, with the Lefèvre Gallery, London.

ca. 1890–ca. 1910, Collection of Henry J. Heinz, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

?–1998, Collection of Morton C. Bradley, Jr., Arlington, Massachusetts

1998, Gift to IU Art Museum from Morton C. Bradley


April 6–June 24, 1997, "Collecting in the Gilded Age: Art Patronage in Pittsburgh, 1890–1910," The Frick Art Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (cat. no. 6)

Alternate Titles

Rosa Bonheur at Work Near Wexham

Rosa Bonheur Sketching Highland Cattle

Rosa Bonheur Sketching


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