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479
Cézanne au chapeau melon
1885–86
Alternate titles: Autoportrait; Portrait de Cézanne; Portrait de Cézanne par lui-même; Portrait de Paul Cézanne; Self-Portrait; Self-Portrait in a Bowler Hat
Rewald: (585) 1885–86; Venturi: (515) 1883–85; Venturi revised: 1886–88; Rivière: 1888
Oil on canvas
16 1/2 x 13 3/8 in. (42 x 34 cm)
Vollard archives: photo no. 190, Annotated by Cézanne's son: 1875 — 80
Private collection

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Exhibition History

1893 Paris: Galerie Le Barc de Boutteville, Portraits du prochain siècle, tentative identification.
1926b Paris: Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Rétrospective Paul Cézanne, no. 55, Portrait de Cézanne, lent by Bernheim-Jeune.
1931a Paris: Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Cézanne
1934f Paris: Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Cents ans de portraits français (1800–1900), no. 17.
1936c Paris: Musée de l'Orangerie, Cézanne, no. 57, Cézanne au chapeau melon, lent by Gaston B. de V.
1939 Buenos Aires: Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, La Pintura francesa de David a nuestros días, no. 7.
1940–41 San Francisco: M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, Calif, The Paintings of France since the French Revolution, no. 3.
1941 Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, Ill, Masterpieces of French Art Lent by the Museums and Collectors of France, no. 12, pl. XXXVIII, Self-Portrait in a Bowler Hat, lent by G. B. de V,.
1941 Portland: Portland Art Museum, Ore, Masterpieces of French Painting, no. 5.
1957–58 New York and traveling: Knoedler Galleries, New York, N.Y, The Niarchos Collection, no. 7, ill.
1959 Zürich: Kunsthaus, Sammlung S. Niarchos, no. 31, ill.
2017–18a Paris: Musée d'Orsay, Cézanne Portraits, no. 30, ill, shown in Paris and London only.

Published References

Duret 1906: Histoire des peintres impressionnistes, p. 128, Self-Portrait.
Maraini 1920: "Cézanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh," p. 187, ill.
Klingsor 1923: Cézanne, pl. 1.
Rivière 1923: Le Maître Paul Cézanne, p. 216, listed, ill. p. 31, Portrait de Cézanne par lui-même.
Édouard-Joseph 1926: Dictionnaire des artistes contemporains, p. 257, ill.
Vauxcelles 1926: "A propos de Cézanne," p. 483, ill.
Faure 1926a: P. Cézanne, pl. 8, Portrait de Paul Cézanne.
Tabarant 1926a: "L'Exposition Cézanne," p. 163, ill, Autoportrait.
Scheffler 1927a: Europäische Kunst im 19. Jahrhundert, p. 91, ill.
Fry 1929: "Cézannes Udvikling," p. 115, ill.
Gasquet 1930b: Cézanne, ill. opp. p. 56.
Rivière 1933: Cézanne: Le Peintre solitaire, ill. on cover.
Iavorskaia 1935a: Cézanne, pl. 14.
Di San Lazzaro 1936: Paul Cézanne, fig. 5.
Raynal 1936: Cézanne, pl. LXIII.
Rydbeck 1936: "Apropa Cézanne," p. 135, ill.
D'Ors 1936a: Paul Cézanne, pl. 3.
Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, 2 vols., no. 515, ill. vol. 2, Cézanne au chapeau melon.
Huyghe 1936c: Cézanne, pl. 47.
Barnes and de Mazia 1939: The Art of Cézanne, no. 99, ill. p. 208 (analysis p. 343).
Rivière 1942: Cézanne: Le Peintre solitaire, ill. on cover.
Ragghianti 1947: L'Impressionismo, pl. XLI.
Dorival 1948: Cézanne, pl. 107.
Jedlicka 1948: Cézanne, fig. 32, Cézanne au chapeau melon.
Rewald 1953: "Modern Fakes of Modern Pictures," p. 17, ill. (with forgery).
Bernheim de Villers 1954: Un ami de Cézanne
Leonhard 1966: Paul Cézanne in Selbstzeugnissen und Bilddokumenten, p. 104.
Schapiro 1973: Paul Cézanne, pl. 22.
Rubin 1983: "From Narrative to 'Iconic' in Picasso: The Buried Allegory in Bread and Fruitdish on a Table and the Role of Les Demoiselles d'Avignon," fig. 31.
Bonafoux 1995: Cézanne, portrait, cover, ill.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 585, ill. vol. 2, Cézanne au chapeau melon.
Rubin 1998: "Vom Erzählerischen zum 'Ikonischen' in Picassos frühem Werk: Die verborgene Allegorie in 'Brot und Obstschale mit Früchten auf einem Tisch]," p. 84, fig. 17.
Feilchenfeldt 2000a: "Portraits," p. 153, fig. 1, Cézanne au chapeau melon.
Platzman 2001: Cézanne: The Self-Portraits, p. 169, 198, fig. 20, Cézanne au chapeau melon.
Baumann 2004: Cézanne—Aufbruch in die Moderne, p. 165, ill, Cézanne au chapeau melon.
De Lorenzi 2007: "I Cézanne delle raccolte Fabbri e Loeser alla Biennale di Venezia del 1920. Aspetti di un dibattico critico," p. 247, ill. in b/w.
Bardazzi 2007b: Cézanne in Florence: Two Collectors and the 1910 Exhibition of Impressionism, p. 247, ill, Cézanne au chapeau melon.
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Cézanne au chapeau melon, 1885–86 (cat. no. 479)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=571 (accessed September 25, 2017).
Record last updated April 15, 2014. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.