Google Doodle Honors Trailblazing Artist Rosa Bonheur – ARTnews.com

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the 200th anniversary of artist Rosa Bonheur’s birthday, a trailblazing Frenchwoman who would become the darling of the English art scene for her Realist paintings of animals. As a young woman, Bonheur was encouraged to paint. She spent her days in abattoirs and fields studying her animal subjects, and by the … Read more