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242
Le Pilon du Roi
1887–88
Alternate titles: Grand Paysage, en largeur; Paysage (étude); Paysage provençale
Rewald: (605) 1887–88; Venturi: (658) 1890–94; Venturi revised: 1890–94
Oil on canvas
32 7/16 x 39 13/16 in. (82.3 x 101 cm)
Vollard A stockbook: no. 3859, huile; paysage; au 1r plan des roseaux genre mais, 81 x 100 cm (200 frs)
Vollard B stockbook: no. 3419, Paysage avec des roseaux au premier plan, 81 x 100 cm (300 frs)
Vollard archives: photo no. 451, Annotated by Cézanne;s son: Jas de Bouffan 1885

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Exhibition History

1904b Paris: Grand Palais, Salon d'Automne, no number.
1917 Zürich: Kunsthaus, Französische Kunst des XIX und XX. Jahrhunderts, no. 10, Grand Paysage, en largeur, lent by A.K[ann].
1940–41 Zürich: Kunsthaus, Sammlung Oskar Reinhart, no. 12.
1955a Winterthur: Kunstmuseum, Sammlung Oskar Reinhart, no. 11.

Published References

Vollard 1914: Paul Cézanne, pl. 44.
Courthion 1926b: "La Collection Oscar Reinhart," p. 14, ill.
George 1932: "La Collection Oskar Reinhart," p. 296 (mentioned), ill. betw. pp. 296 and 297, Paysage provençale.
Iavorskaia 1935b: Paul Cézanne, pl. XX.
Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, 2 vols., no. 658, ill. vol. 2, Le Pilon du Roi.
Koella 1975: Collection Oskar Reinhart, pp. 256, 323, pl. 121.
Du 1989: "Das Tor zur Moderne. Paul Cézanne in schweizer Sammlungen," p. 68, ill.
Asmussen 1993: Wilhelm Hansen's Original French Connection at Ordrupgaard, no. 94.
Frehner 1993: p. 110, ill.
Machotka 1996: Cézanne: Landscape into Art, p. 75, fig. 43, with photograph of motif, p. 74, fig. 42, Le Pilon du Roi.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 605, ill. vol. 2 and p. 55, ill. col. vol. 1, Le Pilon du Roi.
Reinhard-Felice 2003: Sammlung Oskar Reinhart 'Am Römerholz' Winterthur, no. 145, pp. 500–02, ill.
Société Paul Cézanne 2005: P. Cézanne: Les sites provençaux, p. 73, ill. with photo of motif (c. 1976), p. 72, Le Pilon du Roi.
Feilchenfeldt 2005e: "Cézannes Gemälde: Formate und Themen, Echtheitsfragen," p. 237, ill.
Machotka 2014: Cézanne: Landscape into Art, p. 127, fig. 42b, with color photo of motif, fig. 42a, Le Pilon du Roi.
Coutagne 2015: "P. Cézanne, sur la colline de la Constance–Valcros," ill. p. 90.
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Le Pilon du Roi, 1887–88 (cat. no. 242)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=588 (accessed January 18, 2018).
Record last updated September 20, 2017. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.