Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida (Valencia, 27 de febrero de 1860 – Cercedilla, 10 de agosto de 1923), fue un pintor y artista gráfico español impresionista. Fue uno de los pintores españoles más prolíficos, con más de 2.200 obras catalogadas.
Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida was a Spanish painter, born in Valencia, who excelled in the painting of portraits, landscapes, and monumental works of social and historical themes. His most typical works are characterized by a dexterous representation of the people and landscape under the sunlight of his native land. He had an international reputation and showed his works in major exhibitions throughout Europe and America.