Description & Technical information

Henri Lebasque (French, 1865–1937) was a Post-Impressionist artist, known as the “painter of joy and light.” Lebasque’s works can be found in many important public and private institutions around the world, including the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in Spain, the National Museum of Western Art in Japan, and the Harvard University Art Museum.


Date:  1895
Period:  19th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Oil on canvas
Signature: Signed ‘H. Lebasque’ and dated (lower right)

Dimensions: 37.59 x 45.72 cm (14³/₄ x 18 inches)
Provenance: Artist’s Studio
Private Collection, Paris
(with) Galerie Jacques Speiss, Paris
(with) Campanile Gallery, Chicago
Property from the Fox Collection, Elm Grove, Wisconsin

Literature: 

Denise Bazetoux, Henri Lebasque: Catalogue Raisonné, Paris, 2008, no. 26, p. 63
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity by Denise Bazetoux

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints