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236
Le Grand Pin
1887–89
Alternate titles: Die grosse Fichte; Die grosse Kiefer; Eiche im Sturm; The Great Pine; The large pine
Rewald: (601) 1887–89; Venturi: (669) 1892–96; Venturi revised: c.1887; Cézanne fils: 1887; Vollard: 1887; Cooper: c.1889 (Edinburgh) and 1888–89 (Burlington); Gowing: possibly 1889
Oil on canvas
33 1/16 x 36 3/16 in. (84 x 92 cm)
Vollard archives: photo no. 271 and [195], Annotated: [271] ; by Cézanne's son: Mon [t]briand 93

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Exhibition History

1895 Paris: Galerie Vollard, Paul Cézanne
1910–11 London: Grafton Galleries, Manet and the Post-Impressionists, no. 20, Le Grand Pin , lent by Galeries Druet.
1911b Berlin: Paul Cassirer, [XIII. Jahrgang, VIII. Ausstellung], no. 1, Die grosse Kiefer.
1921 Berlin: Paul Cassirer, Cézanne—Ausstellung, November/Dezember, MCMXXI, no. 18, Die grosse Fichte, lent by Mendelsohn.
1938b Amsterdam: Stedelijk Museum, Honderd Jaar Fransche Kunst, no. 32, ill, Le Grand Pin , lent by Frau Mendelssohn, Berlin.
1952 Chicago and traveling: The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Ill, Cézanne, no. 100, ill, lent by São Paulo.
1954 Edinburgh and traveling: Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Paintings by Cézanne, no. 45, pl. IX (dated c.1889), lent by São Paulo.
1986 Tokyo and traveling: Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Cézanne, no. 27, ill.
1987–88 Verona and traveling: Palazzo Forti, Verona, Da Manet a Toulouse-Lautrec, no number, ill, pp. 131–34.
1990 Edinburgh: National Gallery of Scotland, Cézanne and Poussin: The Classical Vision in Landscape, no. 59, ill.
1995–96 Paris and traveling: Grand Palais, Paris, Paul Cézanne: Une Rétrospective, no. 153, ill.
1999–2000 Yokohama and traveling: Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Cézanne and Japan, no. 30, ill, Le Grand Pin .
2003–04 Treviso: Casa dei carraresi, L'Oro e l'azzurro: I colori del Sud da Cézanne a Bonnard, no. 39, ill.
2006 Washington, D.C. and traveling: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C, Cézanne in Provence, no. 65, ill. (dated c. 1889).

Published References

Burger 1913: Cézanne und Hodler, pl. 81, Eiche im Sturm.
Vollard 1914: Paul Cézanne, pl. 23, Le Grand Pin .
Burger 1919: Cézanne und Hodler, p. 86.
Burger 1920: Cézanne und Hodler, pl. 86.
Bernard 1920c: "'Vie de Cézanne'; 'Lettres de Cézanne'," ill.
Zeisho 1921: Paul Cézanne, fig. 24.
Meier-Graefe 1922: Cézanne und sein Kreis, p. 204, ill.
Klingsor 1923: Cézanne, pl. 36.
Rivière 1923: Le Maître Paul Cézanne, p. 215, listed.
Arishima 1925: Sezannu [Cézanne], pl. 58.
Faure 1926a: P. Cézanne, pl. 41, Le Grand Pin .
Gasquet 1930b: Cézanne, ill.
Iavorskaia 1935a: Cézanne, pl. 46.
Faure 1936: Cézanne, pl. 17.
Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, 2 vols., no. 669, ill. vol. 2, Le Grand Pin .
Cogniat 1939: Cézanne, pl. 81.
Dorival 1948: Cézanne, pl. 137.
Schapiro 1952a: Cézanne, pp. 108–09, ill.
Raynal 1954: Cézanne, p. 102, ill.
Bardi 1956: The Arts in Brazil, no. 56, ill.
Rewald 1958: Cézanne: Paysages, pl. 15.
Rewald 1959: Cézanne, Geffroy et Gasquet, suivi de Souvenirs sur Cézanne de Louis Aurenche et de lettres inédites, fig. 13.
Uchida 1960: Cézanne, p. 61, ill.
Perruchot 1961: Dix Grands Peintres, p. 140.
Taillandier 1961: P. Cézanne, p. 82.
Leonhard 1966: Paul Cézanne in Selbstzeugnissen und Bilddokumenten, p. 87, ill.
Schapiro 1973: Paul Cézanne, pl. 35 (with comments).
Elgar 1975: Cézanne, fig. 134.
Wadley 1975: Cézanne and His Art, pl. 67.
Barskaya 1975a: Paul Cézanne, p. 182, ill.
Krumrine 1980: "Cézanne's Bathers: Form and Content," p. 117.
Pickvance and Takumi 1986: Cézanne, p. 61, pl. 27.
Kendall 1988: Cézanne: By Himself, p. 214, ill.
Lévêque 1988: La Vie et l'oeuvre de Paul Cézanne, p. 184, ill. in color.
De Lartigue 1995: Les paysages de Paul Cézanne, p. 25, ill.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 601, ill. vol. 2 and p. 53, ill. col. vol. 1, Le Grand Pin .
Smith 1996: Interpreting Cézanne, p. 53, fig. 42, The Great Pine.
Feilchenfeldt 2005e: "Cézannes Gemälde: Formate und Themen, Echtheitsfragen," p. 236, ill.
Riley 2006: "Cézanne in Provence," p. 626, fig. 52, The large pine, dated c. 1889.
Machotka 2008: Cézanne: The Eye and the Mind, 2 vols., vol. 1, fig. 230; vol. 2, p. 157, Le Grand Pin .
Coutagne 2013: "Courbet/Cézanne, La vérité en peinture," p. 36, fig. 10.
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Le Grand Pin, 1887–89 (cat. no. 236)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=584 (accessed December 13, 2017).
Record last updated September 14, 2015. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.