Oil/wood, 11,5 x 20 cm, lo. le. sign. A. Lebourg. - French landscape painter. The talented artist was mainly selft-taught, he only took lessons from J. P. Laurens after he had already been working as teacher at the École des Beaux Arts in Algier 1872-76. In 1876 he exhibited together with Monet, Sisley and Renoir at the Boulevard Montmartre, since 1890 he exhibited also at the Paris Salon. He worked in Paris until 1921 when he retired to Rouen. In 1903 he was honoured with the cross of the Legion d'honneur. Mus.: Paris (Mus. d'Orsay, Mus. du Luxembourg), Rouen, Moskau, Göteborg, Buenos Aires a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.