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
Not on View
From the Tour: Paul Cézanne
Object 1 of 6


(Ambroise Vollard [1867-1939], Paris). Auguste Pellerin [1952-1929], Paris; by inheritance to René Lecomte, Paris; Lecomte family collection; Mme. Louis de Chaisemartin, née Germaine Charlotte Lecomte; sold 1970 through (Hector Brame, Paris) to NGA.[1]

[1] Acquired with funds provided by Paul Mellon.

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