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360
Château Noir
1903–04
Alternate titles: Le Château Noir
Rewald: (940) 1903–04; Venturi: (794) 1904–6; Venturi revised: 1902–6
Oil on canvas
29 x 36 11/16 in. (73.6 x 93.2 cm)
Vollard archives: photo no. 365, Annotated by Cézanne's son: 1901

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Exhibition History

1936c Paris: Musée de l'Orangerie, Cézanne, no. 111, pl. XXX, Château Noir, lent by Rosenberg; exhibited for the first time.
1936d London: New Burlington Galleries, Masters of French Nineteenth-Century Painting, no. 96, Château Noir, lent by anon.
1938b Amsterdam: Stedelijk Museum, Honderd Jaar Fransche Kunst, no. 38, Château Noir.
1939a Paris: Paul Rosenberg, Cézanne, no. 34, ill, Le Château Noir, lent by F. S.
1939b London: Rosenberg & Helft, Cézanne, no. 22, ill. (dated 1904), lent by F.S.
1942d New York: Paul Rosenberg, N.Y, Paintings by Cézanne, no. 23, ill, lent by Levy.
1946e New York: The Museum of Modern Art, N.Y, Paintings from New York Private Collections, no number, p. 6.
1952 Chicago and traveling: The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Ill, Cézanne: Paintings, Watercolors & Drawings, A Loan Exhibition, no. 117, ill, lent by Levy.
1955b New York: The Museum of Modern Art, N.Y, Paintings from Private Collections, no number, lent by Levy.
1958b New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y, Paintings from Private Collections: Summer Loan Exhibition, no. 27.
1958c New York: The Museum of Modern Art, N.Y, Works of Art: Given or Promised, no number, ill, p. 19.
1961c New York: The Museum of Modern Art, N.Y, Adele R. Levy Collection: Memorial Exhibition, no number, ill, on cover.
1977–78 New York and traveling: The Museum of Modern Art, New York and Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, Cézanne: The Late Work, no. 51, pl. 60.
1978a Paris: Grand Palais, Cézanne: Les dernières années (1895–1906), no. 52, ill.
1983 Basel: Galerie Beyeler, Paul Cézanne: Peintures, Aquarelles, Dessins, no. 29, ill. (dated 1902–04), Le Château Noir, lent by Museum of Modern Art.
1990 Aix-en-Provence: Musée Granet, Sainte-Victoire: Cézanne, no. 29, fig. 7.
1993 Tübingen: Kunsthalle, Cézanne Gemälde, no. 95, ill.
1998 St. Petersburg and traveling: State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Cézanne and the Russian Avant-Garde, no. 48, ill.
2006 Washington, D.C. and traveling: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C, Cézanne in Provence, no. 99, ill. (dated 1900–04), shown in Washington only.

Published References

Venturi 1935b: "Paul Cézanne," p. 413, fig. 31.
Raynal 1936: Cézanne, p. 57, ill.
Huyghe 1936a: "Cézanne et son oeuvre," fig. 73.
Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, 2 vols., no. 794, ill. vol. II, Le Château Noir.
Novotny 1938: Cézanne und das Ende der wissenschaftlichen Perspektive, p. 195, no. 10, list of motifs.
Zervos 1938: Histoire de l'art contemporain, p. 44, ill.
Bagarry 1939: "Le centenaire de Cézanne," p. 8.
Barnes and de Mazia 1939: The Art of Cézanne, no. 186, listed (analysis p. 391).
Art News 1942: p. 14, ill.
Dorival 1948: Cézanne, pl. 141.
Schapiro 1952a: Cézanne, pp. 122–23, ill.
Barr, Jr. 1955: "Paintings from Private Collections," p. 11, ill.
Badt 1956: Die Kunst Cézannes, p. 164.
Barr 1958: "Works of Art: Given or Promised," p. 19, ill.
Barr 1961: "Painting and Sculpture Acquisitions, 1960," p. 9, ill.
Badt 1971: Das Spätwerk Cézannes, p. 42, ill.
Huyghe 1971: Impressionism, pp. 266–67, ill.
Schapiro 1973: Paul Cézanne, pl. 46, with comments.
Elgar 1975: Cézanne, fig. 113.
Barskaya 1975a: Paul Cézanne, p. 189, ill.
Barr, Jr. 1977: Painting and Sculpture in the Museum of Modern Art, 1929–1967, p. 531, ill. p. 15.
Stokes 1978: "Cézanne," fig. 102, commentary pp. 271–72.
Perl 1984: "Van Gogh at the Met"
Kendall 1988: Cézanne: By Himself, p. 286, ill.
Düchting 1989: Paul Cézanne: Natur wird Kunst, p. 207, ill.
Naubert-Riser 1992: Cézanne, p. 129.
Schmitt 1995: Cézanne in der Provence, pp. 84-5.
Coutagne et al. 1996: Les Sites Cézanniens du Pays d'Aix: Hommage à John Rewald, p. 133.
Machotka 1996: Cézanne: Landscape into Art, p. 110, fig. 81, with photographs of the motif, figs. 79 and 80, Le Château Noir.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 940, ill. vol. 2, Château Noir.
Lewis 2000: Cézanne, p. 301, pl. 188.
Boehm 2000a: "Cézanne and the Unfinished," p. 33, fig. 6, Château Noir.
Coutagne 2002: "The Major Works in the Lauves Studio," fig. 29, ill. in color.
Société Paul Cézanne 2005: P. Cézanne: Les sites provençaux, p. 111, ill. with photos of motif (c. 1935 and c. 1976), p. 110, Château Noir.
Feilchenfeldt 2005b: "Cézannes Sammler. Von Zola bis Annenberg," p. 165, ill.
Lanchner 2011: 10 Works by Paul Cézanne in the Museum of Modern Art Collection, pp. 38–42.
Kropmanns 2012: "A Trophy of Conquering Love: Cézanne and Poussin," p. 71, fig. 36, p. 64 (detail), Château Noir.
Machotka 2014: Cézanne: Landscape into Art, p.185, fig. 70c, with black and white and color photos of motif, p. 184, figs. 70a and 70b, Château Noir.
Eiling et al. 2017: "Catalog," p. 285 fig. 1.
Patin 2017: "Cézanne et Monet," p. 59, fig. 4.

Supplemental Images

Photograph of the motif. John Rewald Archive, Department of Image Collections, National Gallery of Art Library, Washignton, D.C.
John Rewald, circa 1935; Sabine Rewald
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Château Noir, 1903–04 (cat. no. 360)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=913 (accessed July 18, 2018).
Record last updated December 2, 2016. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.