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Paul Cézanne. L'Estaque. 1879-83

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L'Estaque

Paul Cézanne (French, 1839–1906)

Date:
1879-83
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
31 1/2 x 39" (80.3 x 99.4 cm)
Credit Line:
The William S. Paley Collection
MoMA Number:
716.1959

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Ambroise Vollard (1866-1939), Paris [1]; Claude Monet (1840-1926), Giverny, March 1896 [2]; by inheritance to Michel Monet (1878-1966), Giverny, 1926 [3]; [André Weil, Paris] [4]. Bernheim-Jeune, Paris [5]; on consignment to Jacques Seligmann & Co., Paris/New York and Knoedler Galleries, London/New York, 1935 [6]; sold to Valentine Dudensing, New York, 1935 [7]; sold to William S. Paley (1901-1990), New York, 1935 [8]; The William S. Paley Collection at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1959.
[1] John Rewald et al., The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: A Catalogue Raisonné, New York: H.N. Abrams, 1996, no. 443 (L'Estaque, 1879-83). William Rubin and Matthew Armstrong, eds., The William S. Paley Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Feb 2-May 7, 1992, no. 14; see also p. 28.
[2] Ibid.
[3] Ibid.
[4] John Rewald et al., The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, no. 443.
[5] Letter Gaston and Joseph Bernheim to Germain Seligmann, September 27, 1935, Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
[6] Ibid.
[7] Letter M. Knoedler & Co. to Jacques Seligmann & Co., September 17, 1935, Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
[8] Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

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