I travel in Provence with Paul Cézanne

I travel in Provence with Paul Cézanne

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Paul Cézanne was born in Aix-en-Provence in 1839. During his youth, he became friends with Zola, who was almost his age, and took drawing lessons. After working for a short time in his father's bank, he decided to make a living from his painting, but his works inspired by the landscapes of Provence were ...
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Dimensions :
27 x 27 x 0,2 cm
Artist :
Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)
Art movements :
19th century, French paintings
Original work kept at :
Paris - Réunion des musées nationaux- Grand Palais
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The artist

Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)

Born in France, he studied painting at the Swiss Academy and forged links with the future Impressionists. In 1886, Zola, his friend Zola, dates him, uses him as a model to describe a failed painter. This is the end of their long friendship. On the other hand, he still has a very good relationship with Pissarro, whom he worships as a master: he works with him for two years but in 1877, he splits off from this movement. His research made him the precursor of cubism: drawing and colour became inseparable from the arrangement of the painting, which was organized from the inside.