The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
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Alternate titles: Dames en crinoline; Die Schwestern; Die zwei Schwestern; Les deux Soeurs; Les deux sœur ou La conversation; Les Soeurs de Cézanne; Portraits de Mlle Cézanne, Mme Conil, Mm Abram et Valabrègue; The conversation; The Two Sisters
Rewald: (152) 1870–71; Venturi revised: c.1871; Venturi: (120) 1870–71; Rivière: 1875
Oil on canvas
36 3/16 x 28 11/16 in. (92 x 73 cm)
Private collection, Paris
[English translation: Impressionism, Fashion & Modernity], September 25, 2012–January 20, 2013, no. 26, ill., as La Conversation, shown with original fashion plate, lent by Private collection, courtesy Galerie Bernheim-Jeune. Traveled to: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 26–May 27, 2013. The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, June 26–September 22, 2013.
This work was inspired by a fashion plate from La Mode illustré, dated July 31, 1870.
Record last updated March 5, 2019. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "La Conversation, 1870–71 (FWN 607)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=160 (accessed on July 21, 2019).