London, South Kensington
7 February 2014
Henri Lebasque (1865-1937)
Nono Lebasque lisant dans un paysage provençal
signed 'H. Lebasque' (lower right)
watercolour, pen and ink and pencil on paper
11¼ x 15 1/8 in. (28.5 x 38.5 cm.)
With three studies in pencil verso of a woman reclining
Galerie Le Chapelin, Paris.
Betty Anne Cowett, London.
Private Collection, London.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 5 July 1974, lot 300.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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