Portrait of Paul Cezanne

Paul Cezanne Painting Reproductions 13 of 16

1839-1906

French Post-Impressionist Painter

Paul Cézanne was a French painter and Post-Impressionist artist. He was born on January 19, 1839, in Aix-en-Provence, France. Cézanne is often credited as a bridge between 19th-century Impressionism and the modern art movements of the early 20th century. He is considered one of the most influential artists in the development of modern art.

Cézanne was the son of a wealthy banker and showed an early interest in art. He attended the Collège Bourbon in Aix and developed a close friendship with writer Émile Zola, who would later become a prominent novelist. Against his father's wishes, Cézanne left Aix in 1859 to pursue his artistic ambitions in Paris.

In Paris, Cézanne studied at the Académie Suisse and later at the École des Beaux-Arts. He frequented the Louvre and was deeply influenced by the works of Old Masters, particularly Nicolas Poussin and Diego Velázquez. During this time, he also met and befriended other notable artists, including Camille Pissarro and Édouard Manet.

In the 1860s, Cézanne's work reflected the influence of Impressionism, but he gradually developed his own unique style. He moved away from the fleeting effects of light and sought a more structural approach, emphasizing the underlying forms and geometric shapes in his paintings. This distinctive style would later have a profound impact on the development of modern art.

Despite his artistic innovations, Cézanne faced rejection from the art establishment for much of his career. He struggled to gain recognition and was consistently met with criticism and ridicule. As a result, he often lived in relative obscurity and faced financial difficulties. However, he continued to paint and explore his artistic vision.

Cézanne's breakthrough came in the late 1880s and early 1890s when his work began to be recognized and appreciated by younger artists, including the emerging Cubist painters. His use of simplified forms and his exploration of multiple viewpoints greatly influenced the Cubist movement. Artists such as Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque regarded Cézanne as a forerunner of their own artistic experiments.

Cézanne's subject matter primarily included landscapes, still lifes, and portraits. He frequently painted scenes from his native Provence, capturing the rugged beauty of the region. His still lifes are known for their careful arrangement of objects and their exploration of color and form.

In his later years, Cézanne returned to Aix-en-Provence and focused on painting the Montagne Sainte-Victoire, a mountain near his home. He produced numerous studies and paintings of the mountain, exploring different perspectives and compositions.

Paul Cézanne died on October 22, 1906, in Aix-en-Provence, at the age of 67. His work continued to gain recognition and appreciation after his death, and he is now regarded as one of the most important artists in the history of Western art. His innovative approach to composition, form, and color laid the foundation for many artistic movements that followed, and his influence can be seen in the works of countless artists to this day.

366 Cezanne Paintings

Path at Jas De Bouffan, c.1900 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Path at Jas De Bouffan c.1900

Paper Art Print
$66.57
SKU: CEZ-7254
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 58.5 x 47.5 cm
Private Collection

Bathers, c.1900 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Bathers c.1900

Paper Art Print
$47.82
SKU: CEZ-7255
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 18.4 x 26.7 cm
Private Collection

Still Life with Apples and Pears, c.1888/90 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Still Life with Apples and Pears c.1888/90

Oil Painting
$564
SKU: CEZ-7256
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 38.2 x 46.4 cm
Private Collection

The Road, c.1875/76 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The Road c.1875/76

Oil Painting
$663
Canvas Print
$94.67
SKU: CEZ-7257
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: unknown
Private Collection

The House of the Jas de Bouffan, c.1874 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The House of the Jas de Bouffan c.1874

Oil Painting
$670
Canvas Print
$104.13
SKU: CEZ-7258
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 60 x 73 cm
Private Collection

House and Dovecote at Bellevue, c.1890/92 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

House and Dovecote at Bellevue c.1890/92

Oil Painting
$661
Canvas Print
$60.88
SKU: CEZ-7260
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 65 x 81.2 cm
Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany

The Village at Gardanne, c.1885/86 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The Village at Gardanne c.1885/86

Oil Painting
$756
Canvas Print
$102.70
SKU: CEZ-7261
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 92.1 x 74.6 cm
Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA

The Garden at Les Lauves, c.1906 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The Garden at Les Lauves c.1906

Oil Painting
$596
Canvas Print
$101.98
SKU: CEZ-7262
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 65.4 x 81.3 cm
Phillips Collection, Washington, USA

L'Estaque: Rocks, Pines, and Sea, c.1883/85 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

L'Estaque: Rocks, Pines, and Sea c.1883/85

Oil Painting
$825
Canvas Print
$102.70
SKU: CEZ-7263
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 100 x 81 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe, Germany

Hamlet at Payannet near Gardanne, c.1885/86 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Hamlet at Payannet near Gardanne c.1885/86

Oil Painting
$839
Canvas Print
$51.34
SKU: CEZ-7264
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 62.6 x 91.1 cm
White House Museum, Washington, USA

Trees and Rocks in the Park of the Chateau Noir, c.1904 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Trees and Rocks in the Park of the Chateau Noir c.1904

Oil Painting
$822
Canvas Print
$60.32
SKU: CEZ-7265
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 92 x 73 cm
Museum Langmatt, Baden, Switzerland

Aix Cathedral Seen from the Studio at Les Lauves, c.1904/06 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Aix Cathedral Seen from the Studio at Les Lauves c.1904/06

Paper Art Print
$47.82
SKU: CEZ-7266
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 31.8 x 47 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

Three Skulls on an Oriental Rug, 1904 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Three Skulls on an Oriental Rug 1904

Oil Painting
$571
Canvas Print
$89.11
SKU: CEZ-7267
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 54.5 x 65 cm
Dubi-Muller Foundation, Solothurn, Switzerland

The Gardener Vallier, c.1906 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The Gardener Vallier c.1906

Oil Painting
$608
Canvas Print
$63.09
SKU: CEZ-7268
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 65.4 x 54.9 cm
Tate Gallery, London, United Kingdom

Group of Bathers, c.1900 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Group of Bathers c.1900

Paper Art Print
$47.82
SKU: CEZ-7269
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 20 x 27.3 cm
The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, USA

Chestnut Trees and Basin at the Jas de Bouffan, c.1868/70 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Chestnut Trees and Basin at the Jas de Bouffan c.1868/70

Oil Painting
$498
Canvas Print
$50.21
SKU: CEZ-7270
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 38.1 x 46 cm
Tate Gallery, London, United Kingdom

The House at Bellevue, c.1890 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The House at Bellevue c.1890

Oil Painting
$654
Canvas Print
$104.13
SKU: CEZ-7271
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 60 x 73 cm
Musee d'Arte et d'Histoire, Geneve, Switzerland

L'Estaque, c.1876/79 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

L'Estaque c.1876/79

Oil Painting
$720
Canvas Print
$60.88
SKU: CEZ-7272
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 80.3 x 99.4 cm
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

Montagne Sainte-Victoire Seen from Les Lauves, c.1904/06 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Montagne Sainte-Victoire Seen from Les Lauves c.1904/06

Oil Painting
$670
Canvas Print
$105.56
SKU: CEZ-7273
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 60 x 72 cm
Kunstmuseum, Basel, Switzerland

The Bend in the Road above the Chemin des Lauves, c.1904/06 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The Bend in the Road above the Chemin des Lauves c.1904/06

Oil Painting
$648
Canvas Print
$60.88
SKU: CEZ-7274
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 65 x 81 cm
Private Collection

The Pont des Trois Sautets, 1906 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The Pont des Trois Sautets 1906

Paper Art Print
$53.08
SKU: CEZ-7275
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 40.8 x 54.3 cm
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio, USA

Madame Cezanne in the Conservatory, c.1891/92 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Madame Cezanne in the Conservatory c.1891/92

Oil Painting
$785
Canvas Print
$60.32
SKU: CEZ-7276
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 92.1 x 73 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

The Basin of the Jas de Bouffan in Winter, c.1878 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

The Basin of the Jas de Bouffan in Winter c.1878

Oil Painting
$526
Canvas Print
$83.20
SKU: CEZ-7277
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 52.5 x 63 cm
Private Collection

Pistachio Tree in the Courtyard of the Chateau Noir, c.1900 by Cezanne | Painting Reproduction

Pistachio Tree in the Courtyard of the Chateau Noir c.1900

Paper Art Print
$55.63
SKU: CEZ-7278
Paul Cezanne
Original Size: 54 x 43 cm
Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, USA

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