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Mur de jardin
Alternate titles: Le Mur Blanc; Mauer einer Vorortvilla; The White Wall
Rewald: (88) 1867–68; Venturi: (1513) 1871–72; Venturi revised: c.1876
Oil on canvas
8 11/16 x 14 5/8 in. (22 x 37 cm)
Vollard B stockbook: no. 3447, Paysage. Arbre[s] contre un mur, 23 x 38 cm (350 frs)
Vollard W stockbook: no. 3884, paysage; huile, 23 x 38 (2,000)
Private collection, Rhode Island


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theme: Landscape »

Exhibition History

1904 Berlin: Paul Cassirer, Sonderausstellung Paul Cézanne, no number, Mauer einer Vorortvilla.
1937 Glasgow: McLellan Galleries, French Art of the 19th and 20th Centuries, no. 11.
1937a London: Alex Reid & Lefevre, Cézanne, no. 6, ill.
1940i New York: Bignou Gallery, N.Y, The Post-Impressionists, no. 2, Le Mur Blanc.
1941a New York: Bignou Gallery, N.Y, English and French Landscapes by 19th Century French Painters, no. 2.
1942 Providence: Rhode Island School of Design, R.I, French Art of the 19th and 20th Centuries, no. 6 (dated 1871–72), Lent by Bignou Gallery.
1947 Cincinnati: Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio, Paintings by Paul Cézanne, no. 1, ill, lent by Mrs. Danforth.
1954 Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, R.I, Cézanne, no. 12, lent by anon.

Published References

Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, 2 vols., no. 1513, ill. vol. 2, Mur de jardin.
Fell 1937: "Cézannes at Lefevre Gallery," p. 39, ill.
Illustrated London News 1937: "By a Great French 'Modern' – Cézanne," p. 1147, ill.
Adhémar 1960: "Le Cabinet de travail de Zola," p. 294.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 88, ill. vol. 2, Mur de jardin.
Echte and Feilchenfeldt 2011b: Kunstsalon Paul Cassirer: Die Ausstellungen 1901-1905 «Man steht da und staunt», Vol. 2, p. 506, ill.
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Mur de jardin, 1867–68 (cat. no. 47)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. (accessed June 20, 2018).
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