National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of The Artist's Father, Reading Paul Cézanne (artist)
French, 1839 - 1906
The Artist's Father, Reading "L'Événement", 1866
oil on canvas
overall: 198.5 x 119.3 cm (78 1/8 x 46 15/16 in.) framed: 224.2 x 144.8 x 10.1 cm (88 1/4 x 57 x 4 in.)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
On View
From the Tour: Paul Cézanne
Object 1 of 6

1936Venturi, Lionello. Cezanne, son art, son oeuvre. 2 vols. Paris, 1936.
1970Orienti 1970, no.67.
1971Walker, John. "The National Gallery of Art, Washington: The Founding Benefactors." The Connoisseur 178, no. 718 (December 1971): cover, title page, color repro.
1972Hours, Madeleine. "Cézanne's Portrait of His Father." Studies in the History of Art v.4 (1971-72):63-76, repro., and note 77-80.
1972Rewald, John. "Cézanne and His Father." Studies in the History of Art v.4 (1971-72):38-62, repro.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 62, repro.
1978King, Marian. Adventures in Art: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1978: 91, pl. 54.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 500, no. 743, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 82, repro.
1991Gingold, Diane J. and Elizabeth A.C. Weil. The Corporate Patron. New York, 1991: 12, 98, 99, color repro.
1991Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 277, 282, repros.
1992National Gallery of Art, Washington. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 186, repro.
1996Rewald, John. The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: a catalogue raisonné. 2 vols. New York, 1996:no. 101, repro.
1997Kelder, Diane. The Great Book of French Impressionism, 1997, no. 360, repro.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 388-389, no. 323, color repro.
2012Humphries, Oscar. "Editor's Letter: Taxing Questions.' Apollo 175, no. 599 (June 2012): 23, repro.
2013Harris, Neil. Capital Culture: J. Carter Brown, the National Gallery of Art, and the Reinvention of the Museum Experience. Chicago and London, 2013: 408-409.

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