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444
Portrait de l'artiste
c. 1877
Alternate titles: Autoportrait; Portrait de Cézanne; Self-portrait
Rewald: (385) c.1877; Venturi: (371) 1880–81; Venturi revised: c 1880; Rivière: 1876
Oil on canvas
10 3/16 x 5 7/8 in. (26 x 15 cm)

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Exhibition History

1895 Paris: Galerie Vollard, Paul Cézanne, Pissarro buys.
1922c Paris: 18 rue de la Ville-l'Evêque, Cent Ans de peinture française, au profit du Musée des Beaux-Arts de Strasbourg, no. 27, Portrait de Cézanne, lent by Comiot.
1953 Aix-en-Provence and traveling: Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence, Cézanne: Peintures, Aquarelles, Dessins, no. 9, ill, lent by Louvre.
1954 Paris: Orangerie, Hommage à Cézanne, no. 47, pl. XX, lent by Louvre.
1956 Aix-en-Provence: Pavillon de Vendôme, Exposition pour commémorer le cinquantenaire de la mort de Cézanne, no. 20, lent by Louvre.
1974 Paris: Orangerie, Cézanne dans les Musées Nationaux, no. 24, with comments and references.
1982 Aix-en-Provence: Musée Granet, Cézanne, no. 7.
1982 Liège and traveling: Musée Saint-Georges, Liège, Cézanne, no. 7.
2006–07 New York and traveling: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, N.Y, Cézanne to Picasso: Ambroise Vollard, Patron of the Avant-Garde, no. 30, fig. 34, pp. 33, 337, Portrait de l'artiste, shown in Paris only.
2011–12 Paris: Musée du Luxembourg RMNGP, Cézanne et Paris, no. 1, ill, p. 16, Portrait de l'artiste, lent by Musée d'Orsay.
2013 Ornans: Musée Gustave Courbet, Courbet/Cézanne: La vérité en peinture, no. 5, ill, Autoportrait.
2017–18a Paris: Musée d'Orsay, Cézanne Portraits, no. 18, ill.

Published References

Pissarro 1895: "Letter to his son, Paris, Nov. 21, 1895," pp. 275, 276, ; French edition, 1950, pp. 388, 390.
Rivière 1923: Le Maître Paul Cézanne, pp. 203, 207, listed.
Salmon 1923: Cézanne, pl. 15.
Bernard 1926a: Souvenirs sur Paul Cézanne, Une Conversation avec Cézanne, ill. opp. p. 14.
Huyghe 1933: "Les Origines de la peinture contemporaine," fig. 15.
Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, 2 vols., no. 371, ill. vol. 2, Portrait de Cézanne.
Adhémar 1958: Catalogue des peintures, pastels, sculptures impressionnistes du Musée du Louvre, p. 22, no. 42.
Bazin 1958: Trésors de l'impressionnisme au Louvre, p. 65, ill.
Sterling and Adhémar 1958: La Peinture au Musée du Louvre, vol. I, fig. 259.
Schapiro 1973: Paul Cézanne, p. 59, ill.
Brion 1974: Cézanne, p. 12, photo reversed.
Elgar 1975: Cézanne, fig. 44.
Ponente 1980: Paul Cézanne, pl. 11.
Harris 1982: The Art of Cézanne, p. 44, ill. in color.
Wetzel 1984: Paul Cézanne: Leben u. Werk, p. 39, ill. in color.
Lévêque 1988: La Vie et l'oeuvre de Paul Cézanne, p. 114, ill. in color.
Arrouye 1995: Cézanne: Paris, Provence, p. 9, ill.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 385, ill. vol. 2, Portrait de l'artiste.
Platzman 2001: Cézanne: The Self-Portraits, p. 22, 196, fig. 7, Portrait de l'artiste.
Jensen 2006: "Vollard and Cézanne: An Anatomy of a Relationship," p. 33, fig. 34, Self-portrait.
Machotka 2008: Cézanne: The Eye and the Mind, 2 vols., vol. 1, fig. 126; vol. 2, p. 95, Portrait de l'artiste.
Coutagne 2011a: "Les 'Paris' de Cézanne," p. 16, ill, Portrait de l'artiste.
Machotka 2011b: "I ritratti di Cézanne: il volto umano della grande pitura," p. 84, fig. 52.
Elderfield, Morton, Rey 2017: Cézanne Portraits, fig. 35.
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Portrait de l'artiste, c. 1877 (cat. no. 444)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=381 (accessed December 13, 2017).
Record last updated November 11, 2014. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.