The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Les Voleurs et l'âne
Alternate titles: Der Esel und die Diebe; Der Esel und die Räuber; Die Eseldiebe; Die Räuber und der Esel; I ladri e l'asino; La Caverne des brigands
Rewald: (163) c.1870; Venturi revised: c.1870; Venturi: (108) 1869–70; Rivière: c.1870; Vollard: 1870; Gowing: (London) c.1869–70
Oil on canvas
16 1/8 x 21 5/8 in. (41 x 55 cm)
Traveled to: Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence, France, June 12–August 31, 1982 (exhibition catalogue; preface by Denis Coutagne).
Traveled to: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe, Japan, October 10–November 9, 1986. Aichi Prefectural Art Gallery, Nagoya, Japan, November 15–December 4, 1986.
Traveled to: Musée d'Orsay, Cézanne: les années de jeunesse 1859-1872, Paris, September 19–January 1, 1988. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C, January 29–April 30, 1989.
[In English:Cézanne in Florence: Two Collectors and the 1910 Exhibition of Impressionism], March 2–July 29, 2007, ill., pp. 120–21, as Les Voleurs et l'âne.
The subject is based on The Golden Ass by Apuleius.