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Henri Lebasque

Landscape with a haystack

c. 1900

Henri Lebasque

Champigné 1865 – 1937 Le Cannet


Oil on panel, 6 x 9.17 in. (15,2 x 23,3 cm). Signed lower right.
Housed in a modern hand-crafted quality frame, size 10.63 x 13.78 in. (27 x 35 cm).

This painting will be included in the second Volume of the Catalogue raisonné currently prepared by Madame Denise Bazetoux. A Certificate of inclusion, signed by Madame Bazetoux at Maisons-Laffitte January 23th 2013, will be delivered to the buyer.

Price: € 16,000 / $ 18,000 free global shipping to most destinations


The work brilliantly displays Lebasque's painting style which was derived from Pointillism and particularly close contact with his painter friends Paul Signac and Maximilien Luce. The artwork was created prior to 1905 and therefore preceded his time in Lagny.

Lebasque was admired because of his painting themes and the unique joy in his colors and shapes. In art history, Henri Lebasque is called "the painter of joy and light."

After his studies he joined the studio of Bonnat. Simultaneously he also maintained an intensive exchange with young painters such as Vuillard and Bonnard, the founders of the artists' associations called "Nabis" and "Intimists"'.

In 1903, together with Matisse and other artists, he founded the Salon d'Automne.

The first retrospective exhibition of his work was presented only twenty years after his death at the Musée des Ponchettes in Nice.

Artist dictionaries:
Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Saur.

Artworks in Museum collections:
Musée d'Orsay, Paris; Musée des Beaux-Arts at Angers, Caen, Lyon and Nantes; Musée Lambinet, Versailles; Musée de l'Annonciade, Saint-Tropez; Musée greuze, Tournus; Musée de Grenoble; and almost all important international public collections of impressionist art.

More information about Lebasque on henrilebasque.com.


NOTE: Zibelius Fine Art is a Germany based Gallery. We specialize in buying and selling of French Impressionism and Post-Impressionism paintings. Condition reports and high-res. images are available on request. We will gladly answer any questions you might have. Global shipping is available and free to most destinations.


Henri Lebasque

Housed in a modern hand-crafted quality frame in grey setting with white gold leaf
(included)



Henri Lebasque

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