London, South Kensington
5 December 2002
Henri Lebasque (1865-1937)
Madame Lebasque et sa fille Martha au promenade, Montevrain
stamped with atelier mark 'H. Lebasque' (lower right)
oil on panel
14 x 10¼ in. (35.6 x 26 cm.)
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This work is sold with a certificate of authenticity from Denise Bazetoux dated 24 April 2002 and will be included in the forthcoming Henri Lebasque catalogue raisonné.
Please note this lot was painted in 1898. Please note the date of the certificate should read 6 April 2002 and not as stated in the catalogue.
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