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Cézanne, Paul 1839-1906

Works: 3,308 works in 7,135 publications in 9 languages and 133,456 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  Catalogs  Self-portraits  Art  History 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Creator, Dedicatee, Other, Composer, Contributor, Collector, Photographer, Editor
Classifications: ND553.C33, 759.4
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Cézanne : the late work : essays by Paul Cézanne ( Book )
18 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Cezanne by Meyer Schapiro ( Book )
39 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reproductions and text present critical commentary on the artist and his work
Cézanne by Lionello Venturi ( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cézanne : landscape into art by Pavel Machotka ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book presents a new perspective on Paul Cezanne, one of the towering and most influential figures on nineteenth-century art. Pavel Machotka has photographed the sites of Cezanne's landscape painting, whenever possible, from the same spot and at the same time of day that Cezanne painted the scenes. While there are other books on Cezanne's landscapes, none is as closely informed by painterly knowledge and perception or as complete in its grasp of Cezanne's period and geography as the one
Cézanne in Provence by Philip Conisbee ( Book )
11 editions published in 2006 in English and French and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cézanne watercolors by Götz Adriani ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cézanne and beyond ( Book )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The famous proclamation that Cezanne "is the father of us all" has been attributed to both Matisse and Picasso, and his influence has extended to a great diversity of artists thereafter. In this monumental book, a team of distinguished scholars offers the most comprehensive view to date on Cezanne's vital role in shaping European and American art throughout the 20th century and into the 21st. More than forty paintings and ten works on paper by Cezanne-many of his best-known and most admired-are juxtaposed throughout the catalogue with approximately 120 works by a range of modern and contemporary artists who found in Cezanne a central inspiration. They include Max Beckmann, Georges Braque, Charles Demuth, Alberto Giacometti, Arshile Gorky, Marsden Hartley, Fernand Leger, Brice Marden, Piet Mondrian, Giorgio Morandi, Liubov Popova, and Jeff Wall, as well as Picasso, Matisse, Johns, and Kelly. The essays offer insights into the "conversation" between Cezanne and each of these other artists, who stand on a par with his greatness. Among its many features, this book contains conceptual overviews by Richard Shiff and Robert Storr as well as an illustrated chronology." -- Publisher description
Cézanne : the self-portraits by Steven Platzman ( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cezanne has long been celebrated as the founding father of modern art. But astonishingly there has never been a study devoted to his self-portraits. Now, for the first time, Steven Platzman reveals the remarkable light these haunting works throw on the artist and his era." "Platzman begins with the young Cezanne struggling to make his mark in the Parisian art world of the 1860s. His earliest self-portraits express all the hostility he projected at both the official Salon and the avant-garde in these years. By the early 1870s, however, he found himself deeply isolated: military defeat and revolutionary upheaval had produced a conservative backlash throughout French political and cultural life. Cezanne responded by seeking rapproachement with the avant-garde, joining Camille Pissarro at Pontoise and temporarily adopting Impressionist technique. His self-portraits depict a more sober and accommodating figure, often sporting the rough-and-ready outdoor attire of the plein air Impressionist painter." "Like Rembrandt, Cezanne also inserted his own image into narrative paintings, in particular a series of often luridly erotic scenes from the late 1860s and 1870s. The femme fatale makes a regular appearance in these works, threatening - but always failing - to entice him from the paths of art and virtue." "By his final years Cezanne's self-portraits communicate a quieter spirit of introspection and skepticism that was very much in tune with the Symbolist mood of the times. These works are also, finally, serene and magisterial, depicting a man who, despite the doubts that never left him, had seen his aesthetic path and was sworn to pursue it till the day he died." "Cezanne: The Self-Portraits is a study of the nineteenth century's greatest painter. Accessible, authoritative, and generously illustrated, it concludes with a definitive catalog of all Cezanne's painted and drawn self-portraits."--BOOK JACKET
Paul Cézanne : the Basel sketchbooks by Lawrence Gowing ( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The drawings of Paul Cézanne; a catalogue raisonné by Adrien Chappuis ( Book )
10 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cézanne's watercolors : between drawing and painting by Matthew Thomas Simms ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Cézanne : the watercolors : a catalogue raisonné by John Rewald ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
catalogue raisonné
Paul Cézanne : the bathers by Mary Louise Elliot Krumrine ( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of drawings and paintings on the subject
Cezanne paintings by Götz Adriani ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cézanne in the studio : still life in watercolors by Carol M Armstrong ( Book )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the last years of his life, Paul Cezanne produced a series of watercolors, many of them still lifes. Still Life with Blue Pot is one of these late masterpieces that is now in the collection of the Getty Museum." "In Cezanne in the Studio: Still Life in Watercolors, Carol Armstrong places this great painting within the context of Cezanne's artistic and psychological development and of the history of the genre of still life in France."--BOOK JACKET
Pioneering modern painting : Cézanne & Pissarro, 1865-1885 by Joachim Pissarro ( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalog of an exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art, June 26-Sept. 12, 2005, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Oct. 20, 2005-Jan. 16, 2006, and the Musée d'Orsay, Paris, Feb. 27-May 28, 2006
Cezanne the man and the mountain ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the central theme of Cezanne's painting: his fascination with nature and his love-hate relationship with his birthplace, Aix-en-Provence, most specifically the nearby mountain, Sainte Victoire, which he painted repeatedly throughout his life. Recognizes Cezanne as the "father of modern painting."
Cézanne by Mary Tompkins Lewis ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With his distinctive paintings of landscapes, figures and still lifes, Paul Cezanne (1839-1906) profoundly influenced the direction of early twentieth-century art. In this vivid account, Mary Tompkins Lewis traces Cezanne's life and work from his early years in Aix-en-Provence struggling to become a painter in the face of self-doubt and paternal opposition, through his time in Paris where he studied the Old Masters while immersing himself in Impressionism, to his later, reclusive years back in Provence, when he fused the ideals of the past and present in paintings that made him the precursor of a new art
Cézanne by Bernard Dorival ( Book )
16 editions published between 1948 and 1952 in 4 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seekers by Lawrence Hanson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Cézanne, .. 1839-1906
Cézanne, P. 1839-1906
Cézanne, Paul
Cezanne, Paul 1839-1906
Paul Cézanne
Sai-shang 1839-1906
Saishang 1839-1906
Sezan, Pol
Sezan, Pol 1839-1906
Sezanas, P.
Sezanas, P. 1839-1906
Sezann, Polʹ
Sezann, Pol 1839-1906
Sezannu, P. 1839-1906
Sezans, Pols 1839-1906
Сезан 1839-1906
Сезанн 1839-1906
Сезанн, Поль 1839-1906
סזאן, פאול
סזאן, פאול 1839־1906
סזן, פול 1839-1906
بول سيزان، 1839-1906
セザンヌ 1839-1906
セザンヌ, ポール
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