Lot 45Henri Lebasque
Le Devoir, circa 1905-06
Signed lebasque (lr)
Oil on canvas
15 7/8 x 17 7/8 inches (40.3 x 45.4 cm)
[Sale] Loudmer, Paris, Jun. 18, 1969, lot 79
[Sale] Drouot-Estimations, Paris, Jun. 23, 2000, lot 125
[Sale] Sotheby's, New York, Feb. 23, 2001, lot 48
Denise Bazetoux, Henri Lebasque: Catalogue Raisonne, vol. I, no. 702, illus. p. 199
This lot is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity from Denise Bazetoux, dated July 3, 2000.
Sold for $7,500
Frame rubbing. Painting continues along the canvas overlap at bottom and left edges. Scattered tiny spots of inpainting including at center right, upper left quadrant and upper center.
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