Two painters who died young: Maria Bashkirtseff & Frédéric Bazille

Two painters who died young

Marie Bashkirtseff, 1858=1884, who died of tuberculosis at the age of 25, and Frédéric Bazille, 1841-1870, who was killed  at the Battle of Beaune-la-Rolande during the Franco-Prussian War, at the age of 28.


Marie Bashkirtseff, Portrait de l’artiste, 1880, oil on canvas, 92 x 73 cm, Musée des Beaux Arts, Nice, France


Marie Bashkirtseff, Dans l’atelier, 1881, oil on canvas, 188 x 154 cm, State Art Museum, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine


Marie Bashkirtseff, Automne, 1883, oil on canvas, Russian State Museum, Moscow, Russia


Marie Bashkirtseff, 1884, Portrait de la belle-soeur de l’artiste, oil on canvas, 92 x 73 cm, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Marie Bashkirtseff, Un Meeting, 1884, oil on canvas, 193 x 177 cm, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France


Frédéric Bazille, 1866, Autoportrait, oil on canvas, 109 x 72 cm, Art Institute, Chicago, IL, USA


Frédéric Bazille, Réunion de famille, 1867, oil on canvas, 152 x 230 cm, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France


Frédéric Bazille, La Robe rose, 1864, oil on canvas,147 x 110 cm, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France


Frédéric Bazille, Portrait de Renoir, 1867, oil on canvas, 62 x 51 cm, Musée Fabre, Montpellier, France


Frédéric Bazille, Le Héron, 1867, oil on canvas, 78 x 98 cm, Musée Fabre, Montpellier, France


Frédéric Bazille, L’Ambulance improvisée, 1865, oil on canvas, 48 x 65 cm, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France

To complement Le Héron, by Frédéric Bazille

Sisley, Renoir & Bazille were in the same studio on the same day
Sisley & Bazille painted a still life and Renoir painted Bazille.


Alfred Sisley, Le héron aux ailes déployées, 1867, oil on canvas, Musée Fabre, Montpellier, France


Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Frédéric Bazille peignant à son chevalet, 1867, oil on canvas, 105 x 74 cm, Musée Fabre, Montpellier, France

BT, 14 November 2018, Meeting No 5

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