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528
L'Homme aux bras croisés
c. 1899
Alternate titles: Homme assis; Homme aux bras croisés; L'Horloger; Man with crossed Arms; Man with Crossed Arms ( with Palette); Mann mit gekreutzten Armen; Portrait d'Homme
Rewald: (851) c.1899; Venturi: (689) 1895–1900; Venturi revised: 1897–1900; Reff: c.1899 (MoMA)
Oil on canvas
36 3/16 x 28 5/8 in. (92 x 72.7 cm)
Vollard A stockbook: no. 3451, huile;portrait de paysan assis les main croisées; tonalité du tableau gris lilas, 92 x 73 cm (300 frs)
Vollard B stockbook: no. 4059, Homme assis les bras croisés, 92 x 73 cm (200 frs)

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Exhibition History

1904b Paris: Grand Palais, Salon d'Automne, no. 10, Portrait d'Homme, lent by Vollard.
1912 St. Petersburg: L'Institut Français, L'Exposition Centennale (French Painting 1812–1912), no. 589, Homme assis, lent by Vollard.
1913 Darmstadt: Mathildenhöhe, Sammlung G.F. Reber, no. 10, Mann mit gekreutzten Armen.
1913a Berlin: Paul Cassirer, XV. Jahrgang, 1912–1913, Dritte Ausstellung, Sammlung Reber, no. 29, Mann mit gekreutzten Armen.
1956 The Hague: Gemeentemuseum, Paul Cézanne, no. 43, ill, lent by Guggenheim Museum.
1957–58 London and traveling: Tate Gallery, London, Paintings from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, no. 6.
1958 Rome: Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Capolavori del Museo Guggenheim, no. 1, pl. 1.
1963b New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, N.Y, Cézanne and Structure in Modern Painting
1977–78 New York and traveling: The Museum of Modern Art, New York and Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, Cézanne: The Late Work, no. 6, pl. 13.
1995–96 Paris and traveling: Grand Palais, Paris, Paul Cézanne: Une Rétrospective, no. 179, ill.
1999–2000 Riehen: Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel, Cézanne und die Moderne, no. 27, ill, p. 80, L'Homme aux bras croisés.
2006 Washington, D.C. and traveling: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C, Cézanne in Provence, no. 33, ill. (dated 1890–99), shown in Washington only.
2009–2010 Montclair and traveling: Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, N.J, Cézanne and American Modernism, no. 19, ill, p. 161, L'Homme aux bras croisés, shown in Montclair and Baltimore only.
2012–13 Budapest: Museum of Fine Arts, Cézanne and the Past: Tradition and Creativity, no. 129, ill.
2017–18 Paris and traveling: Musée d'Orsay, Paris, Cézanne Portraits, no. 21.1, ill.
2017–18a Paris: Musée d'Orsay, Cézanne Portraits, no. 58, ill.

Published References

Waldmann 1913a: "Die Sammlung Reber," p. 450.
Vollard 1914: Paul Cézanne, pl. 45.
Bernard 1920b: "La Technique de Paul Cézanne," p. 271, ill.
Venturi 1935b: "Paul Cézanne," p. 405, fig. 23.
Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, 2 vols., no. 689, ill. vol. 2, Homme aux bras croisés.
Dore 1954: "Guggenheim's New Cézanne," cover, ill, p. 20.
Mathey 1959: Les Impressionnistes et leur temps, p. 180, ill, L'Horloger.
Feist 1963: Paul Cézanne, p. 54, pl. 66.
Elgar 1975: Cézanne, fig. 128.
Rudenstine 1976: Collection Catalogue: Paintings, 1880–1945, no. 24, ill.
Barnett 1980: Handbook: The Guggenheim Museum Collection, 1900–1980, p. 26, ill.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 851, ill. vol. 2, L'Homme aux bras croisés.
Kropmanns and Fleckner 2001: "Von Kontinentaler Bedeutung: Gottlieb Friedrich Reber und seine Sammlungen," p. 388 (listed).
Machotka 2008: Cézanne: The Eye and the Mind, 2 vols., vol. 1, fig. 364; vol. 2, p. 234, L'Homme aux bras croisés.
Geskó 2012a: "'Builderly' Painting: The Making of an Exhibition," p. 23, ill, Man with Crossed Arms ( with Palette).
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "L'Homme aux bras croisés, c. 1899 (cat. no. 528)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=826 (accessed November 23, 2017).
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