The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Rochers à l'Estaque
Alternate titles: Cliffs in l'Estaque; L'Estaque et la Rade de Marseille; L'Estaque und die Reede von Marseille; Les Rochers de l'Estaque; Paysage; Rocce all'Estaque; Rocks at L'Estaque
Rewald: (442) 1879–82; Venturi revised: 1883–85; Venturi: (404) 1882–85; Cooper: between May 1883 and January 1884; Gowing: probably 1883 (Burlington); Machotka et al: c.1883
Oil on canvas
28 11/16 x 35 13/16 in. (73 x 91 cm)
Traveled to: Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, January 14–February 28, 1954; Utrecht Centraal Museum, March 6–May 2, 1954; Berner Kunstmusuem, Bern, Switzerland, May 8–June 7, 1954; Tate Gallery, London, June 19–August 15, 1954; Palazzo reale, Milan, November 1954–February 1955.
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: Tate Gallery, London, February 8–April 28, 1996; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, May 26–September 1, 1996.
Traveled to: Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan, January 5–March 12, 2000.
Traveled to: Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence, France, June 9–September 17, 2006.
Traveled to: Tate Moderrn, London, October 6, 2022–March 12, 2023.
Munich: R. Piper, 1918, ill. p. 121.
Paris: Les Editions Bernheim-Jeune, 1921, p. 93, pl. p. 92, as Les Rochers de l'Estaque.
Munich: R. Piper, 1922, ill. p. 150.
Paris: Les Editions Bernheim-Jeune, 1926, p. 153, pl.  hors texte, as Les Rochers de l'Estaque.
Paris: G. Crès, 1926, pl. 40, as Paysage.
Paris: Editions Paul Rosenberg, 1936, no. 404, ill. vol. II, as Rochers à l'Estaque.
Edited by John Rewald. Paris: Bernard Grasset, 1937, p. 229, no. CXXXI.
Paris: Flammarion, 1950, p. 85.
30, L'art français au Musée d'art de Sao-Paulo. Paris, 1st trimester 1954, ill. in b/w (n.p.), as Rochers à l'Estaque, 1882-85.
Milan: Edizioni del Milione, 1957, pl. 55.
Paris: Quatre Chemins-Editart, 1959, pp. 31–32.
Milan: Antonio Vallardi, 1961, p. 74.
Marseille: La Savoisienne, 1962, pl. 50.
Paris: Albin-Michel, 1966, pl. 23.
Tokyo: Shueisha, 1969, pl. 20.
New York: Praeger, 1975, fig. 55.
Translated by Marguerite Kay. New York: Hacker Art Books, 1976, p. 256.
London: Optimum Books, 1982, p. 50, ill. in color.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985, p. 11, fig. 3.
Marseille: Association College-quartier, 1985, p. 54, ill., with photograph of motif.
Tokyo: Tokyo Shimbun, 1986. Exhibition catalogue, p. 51, pl. 20.
"Cézanne und van Gogh: Die beiden grossen Postimpressionisten: Ein Vergleich, II." Weltkunst 56, no. 2 (January 15, 1986), p. 129, fig. 34.
London: Macdonald, 1988, p. 128, ill.
Paris: Editions Hazan, 1995, p. 106, ill.
Lyon: Les Créations du Pélican, 1995, p. 89, ill.
Paris: Somogy Editions d'Art, 1995, p. 61, ill.
Paris: Réunion des musées nationaux, 1996, p. 113.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996, p. 53, fig. 28, with photograph of motif, p. 52, fig. 27, as Rochers à l'Estaque, dated c. 1883.
, 2 vols. In Collaboration with Walter Feilchenfeldt and Jayne Warman. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996, no. 442, ill. vol. 2, as Rochers à l'Estaque.
"Cézanne: Words and Deeds." Translated by Rosalind Krauss. October 84 (Spring 1998), p. 36, ill., as Rocks at L'Estaque.
Edited by Pavel Machotka. Marseille: Editions Crès, 2005, p. 27, ill., with photo of motif (1978), p. 26, as Rochers à l'Estaque.
"Cézannes Sammler. Von Zola bis Annenberg." In "By Appointment Only": Schriften zu Kunst und Kunsthandel, Cézanne und Van Gogh. Wädenswil: Nimbus, 2005, p. 176, ill.
, 2 vols. Marseille: Editions Crès, 2008, vol. 1, fig. 174; vol. 2, p. 122, as Rochers à l'Estaque.
"Cézanne and Hartley: On Sacred Ground." In Cézanne and Beyond. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art; New Haven: In association with Yale University Press, 2009. Exhibition catalogue, p. 169, fig. 6.12, as Rochers à l'Estaque, dated circa 1882.
"The portrayal of reflective life in action in painting: discovery of the inner life of sensory perception in watercolours by Turner and oil paintings by Cézanne." In Forms of Enlightenment in Art. Cambridge, England: Open Angle Books, 2010, pp. 174-177, as Rocks at L'Estaque.
Gémenos: Groupe Horizon, 2013, p. 174, ill.
Edited and translated by Alex Danchev. London and Los Angeles: Thames & Hudson; Getty Publications, 2013, p. 282, ill.
Prague: Arbor Vitae, 2014, p. 103, fig. 32b, with color photo of motif, p. 102, fig. 32a, as Rochers à l'Estaque.
"Cézanne's Metamorphoses." In Cézanne Metamorphoses. Munich and Karlsruhe: Prestel and Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, 2017. Exhibition catalogue, fig. 13.
1, Paintings. Tokyo: National Museum of Western Art, 2018, p. 126, no. 227, ill., as Cliffs in l'Estaque, 1882-85.
Marseille: Éditions Gaussen, 2019, fig. 116 (discussion pp. 101–102), as Rochers à l'Estaque (with photo of the motif, fig. 117).
[privately published], 2020, p. 156, ill. with photo of motif.
Princeton: Princeton University Art Museum; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2020. Exhibition catalogue, no. 1, ill. (catalogued but not shown), as Rocks at L'Estaque, dated 1883–85, catalogue notes by Annemarie Iker.
"Tectonic Cezanne." In Cezanne to Malevich, Arcadia to Abstraction. Budapest: Museum of Fine Arts, 2021. Exhibition catalogue, fig. 5.
Record last updated April 30, 2021. 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. "Rochers à l'Estaque, 1879–82 (FWN 153)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=433 (accessed on May 26, 2022).