The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
La Tentation de saint Antoine
Alternate titles: La Tentation de Saint Antoine; La Tentation de saint-Antoine
Rewald: (240) c.1874; Venturi revised: 1872–74; Cézanne fils: 1875–80; Venturi: (240) 1873–75; Rivière: 1870 (1933); Vollard: 1873; Cooper: 1874–75; Gowing: c.1873 (Burlington)
Oil on canvas
9 13/16 x 13 in. (25 x 33 cm)
Signed lower right: P. Cezanne
Private collection, Neuilly;
Traveled to: Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan, January 5–March 12, 2000.
Traveled to: Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Hokkaido, Japan, February 7–April 12, 2009.
Flaubert's Tentation de saint Antoine appeared in L'Artiste in excerpted form from 1857; a complete edition first appeared in 1874. Cézanne painted the same theme of the saint in an earlier work from 1870 () and circa 1877 ( ).
Record last updated October 25, 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 Tentation de saint Antoine, c.1874 (FWN 630)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=243 (accessed on November 28, 2020).