Rosa’s Animals: The Story of Rosa Bonheur and Her Painting Menagerie

Book Verdict
Print

Rosa’s Animals: The Story of Rosa Bonheur and Her Painting Menagerie

by Maryann Macdonald

First Release:

September 2018

ISBN: 9781419728501

Painter and sculptor Rosa Bonheur led a highly nontraditional life. Her artistic work habits, including visiting slaughterhouses to sketch an animal’s anatomy and wearing men’s clothing to gain access to places like a horse fair, helped her become one of the most beloved female painters of her time.

Epilogue. Author 's note. Notes. Bibliography. Where to see Rosa Bonheur 's work. Index. Black-and-white and full-color illustrations, photographs, artifacts, and reproductions.

 
  • ISBN: 9781419728501
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Abrams
    Page Count: 64
    Trim Size: 10" x 10"
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 8.6, Points: 4
    Lexile: Level: 1010L
    Genre: Nonfic
  • Book reviews from Junior Library Guild, School Library Journal, and The Horn Book Magazine are available to JLG Members only.

    Already a member? Click here to login.

You Might Also Like

Category Price

$238.70/year

14 books / $17.05 a book

Add AE+ to Cart Add AE+ to Wishlist

Print Book Price

List Price $21.99
JLG Member Price $17.05