The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Un joueur de cartes
Alternate titles: A card player; Der Kartenspieler; Joueur de cartes; Le joueur de cartes; The Card Player
Graphite on paper
21 x 17 in. (53.3 x 43.1 cm)
Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom, Watercolour and Pencil Drawings by Cézanne, September 19–November 4, 1973, no. 67, ill. in b/w, catalogue note: p. 164, as A card player, lent by Mr and Mrs Eugene Thaw, New York. Traveled to: Hayward Gallery, London, November 13–December 30, 1973.
National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, Cézanne, March 30–May 19, 1974, no. 125, ill., as Joueur de cartes, 1892-96, lent by M. et Mme E. V. Thaw, New York. Traveled to: Municipal Museum, Kyoto, Japan, June 1–July 17, 1974; Cultural Center, Fukuoka, Japan, July 24–August 18, 1974.
The Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw, December 10, 1975–February 15, 1976, no. 98, ill., as The Card Player. Traveled to: Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, March 16–May 2, 1976; Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, May 28–July 5, 1976; National Gallery of Canada, Ottowa, Canada, August 6–September 17, 1976.
Kunsthalle, Tübingen, Germany, Paul Cézanne - Das zeichnerische Werk, October 21–December 31, 1978, no. 62, ill. p. 159, as Der Kartenspieler, 1892-1894, lent by The Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.
Grand Palais, Paris, Cézanne, September 26, 1995–January 14, 1996, no. 135, ill. in color, p. 340, as Un joueur de cartes, 1892-1896, lent by The Morgan Library, New York, shown in Philadelphia only. Traveled to: Tate Gallery, London, February 8–April 28, 1996; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, May 26–September 1, 1996.
Royal Academy of Arts, London, From Mantegna to Picasso: Drawings from the Thaw Collection at the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, November 9, 1996–January 23, 1997, no. 78, ill., as The Card Player.
Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan, Cézanne and Japan, September 11–December 19, 1999, no. 58, ill., as Le joueur de cartes, 1892-96, lent by The Pierpont Morgan Libary, New York. Traveled to: Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan, January 5–March 12, 2000.
Courtauld Gallery, London, Cézanne's Card Players, October 21, 2010–January 16, 2011, no. 7, ill., as A card player. Traveled to: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 9–May 8, 2011.
Morgan Library & Museum, New York, Drawn to Greatness: Master Drawings from the Thaw Collection, September 29, 2017–January 7, 2018, no. 42 of Catalogue Raisonné, ill., as The Card Player. Traveled to: Clark Art Institue, Williamstown, Massachusetts, February 3–April 29, 2018.
Badt, Kurt. Die Kunst Cézannes. Munich: Prestel, 1956, fig. 15.
Andersen, Wayne V. Cézanne's Portrait Drawings. Cambridge, MA, London: MIT Press, 1970, no. 250, ill.
Pierpont Morgan Library. Major Acquisitions of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1924-1974, Vol. 2. New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1974, p. 56.
Ryskamp, Charles. Eighteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975-1977. New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978, p. 257.
Adriani, Götz. "Paul Cézanne 1839-1906 - Das zeichnerische Werk." Die Kunst und das schöne Heim 12 (1978), p. 727, ill., as Der Kartenspieler.
Denison, Cara D. French Master Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1993, no. 121, ill.
Feilchenfeldt, Walter. "Die Zeichnungen Cézannes: Kleine Formate: Skizzen. Grosse Formate: Aquarelle ohne Farbe." In "By Appointment Only": Schriften zu Kunst und Kunsthandel, Cézanne und Van Gogh. Wädenswil: Nimbus, 2005, p. 223, ill.
Haldemann, Anita. "The Hidden Cézanne." In The Hidden Cézanne: From Sketchbook to Canvas. Basel: Prestel, 2017. Exhibition catalogue, p. 15, fig. 5.
Tonkovich, Jennifer et Giada Damen. "Catalogue Raisonné." In Drawn to Greatness: Master Drawings from the Thaw Collection, Tonkovich, Jennifer, ed. New York: The Morgan Library & Museum, 2017. Exhibition catalogue, no. 42, ill., as The Card Player, c. 1892-96.
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Citation: Société Paul Cezanne. "Un joueur de cartes, c.1892–96 (FWN 1764)." In The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=2784 (accessed on September 27, 2023).