Artist: Rosa Bonheur (French, Bordeaux 1822–1899 Thomery)
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 25 5/8 x 32 in. (65.1 x 81.3 cm)
Credit Line: Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Bequest of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, 1887
Accession Number: 87.15.109
The scene is probably located on one of the high pasturelands of the Pyrenees. Rosa Bonheur took a trip there in 1850 and brought back many studies that she used throughout her career.