Henri Julien Félix Rousseau (French: [ɑ̃ʁi ʒyljɛ̃ feliks ʁuso]; Mey 21, 1844 – September 2, 1910)[1] wis a French Post-Impressionist penter in the Naïve or Primitive manner.[2][3]

Henri Rousseau
Douanier Rousseau Dornac.jpg
BornHenri Julien Félix Rousseau
21 Mey 1844(1844-05-21)
Laval, Mayenne
Died2 September 1910(1910-09-02) (aged 66)
Paris, Fraunce
Kent forPentin
Notable wirk(s)The Sleepin Gypsy, Tiger in a Tropical Storm, The Hungry Lion Throws Itsel on the Antelope, Boy on the Rocks
MuivementPost-Impressionism, Naïve airt, Primitivism


  1. Henri Rousseau biography at the Guggenheim
  2. Artillerymen by Rousseau at the Guggenheim
  3. "Welcome to HenriRousseau.org - "Le Douanier" : The Life and Works of Henri Rousseau". Henrirousseau.org. Retrieved 2012-08-07.