The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
La Tour de César
Alternate titles: A la tour de César; La Campagne romaine d'après une gravure; Landscape with the Tower of Caesar; Paysage
Rewald: (24) c.1862; Venturi: (32)
Oil on paper laid down on canvas
7 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (19 x 30 cm)
N.B. Some catalogue numbers differ from the original Liège exhibition, no. 46, ill.
N.B. Some catalogue numbers differ from the forthcoming Aix-en-Provence exhibition, no. 46, ill., as A la tour de César, c. 1860-65. Traveled to: Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence, France, June 12–August 31, 1982 (exhibition catalogue; preface by Denis Coutagne).
Traveled to: Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence, France, June 9–September 17, 2006.
Influence of F-M Granet. The Tour de César is a watchtower on the hill of La Queirié near Les Trois Bon Dieux near Aix-en-Provence. The tower is also seen in a later painting by Cézanne,.
Record last updated March 7, 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 Tour de César, c.1862 (FWN 3-TA)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=40 (accessed on April 18, 2019).