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Cinq baigneurs
Alternate titles: Baigneurs
Rewald: (449) 1880–82; Venturi: (390) 1879–82; Venturi revised: 1885–88; Cooper: c.1880–82; Gowing: 1888–89 (Burlington)
Oil on canvas
23 5/8 x 28 11/16 in. (60 x 73 cm)
Vollard A stockbook: no. 3656, huile; cinq personnages nus dans des positions diverses au sortir du bain, 61 x 74 cm (200 frs)
Vollard B stockbook: no. 3349, Baigneurs nus, 60 x 73 cm
Vollard archives: photo no. 427, Annotated by Cézanne's son: circa 1885
Private collection

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theme: Bather »

Exhibition History

1904b Paris: Grand Palais, Salon d'Automne, no. 29, Baigneurs, lent by Vollard.
1954 Paris: Orangerie, Hommage à Cézanne, no. 45, pl. XIX, lent by private collection, Paris.
1989 Basel: Kunstmuseum, Paul Cézanne: Die Badenden, no. 32, pl. 147.

Published References

Vollard 1914: Paul Cézanne, pl. 45.
Gasquet 1930a: Cézanne: 24 Phototypies, ill.
Venturi 1936b: Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, no. 390, ill. vol. II, Baigneurs.
Badt 1956: Die Kunst Cézannes, pl. 27.
Gowing 1956: "Notes on the Development of Cézanne," p. 190.
Reff 1977b: "Cézanne's Late Bather Paintings," p. 118.
Wadley 1989: Cézanne and His Art, p. 63, ill. in b/w.
Rewald 1996: The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., no. 449, ill. vol. 2, Cinq baigneurs.
Bach 2000: "The Stake in the Pictorial Flesh: Disruptions in Cézanne's Oeuvre," p. 71, fig. 15, Cinq baigneurs.
Ballas 2002: Cézanne, Baigneuses et Baigneurs. Thème et composition, p. 291, no. 114 (listed), Cinq baigneurs, dated c. 1880.
Feilchenfeldt 2005b: "Cézannes Sammler. Von Zola bis Annenberg," p. 173, ill.
Bardazzi 2007b: Cézanne in Florence: Two Collectors and the 1910 Exhibition of Impressionism, p. 262, fig. 20, Cinq baigneurs.
Page citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Cinq baigneurs, 1880–82 (cat. no. 936)." The Paintings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. (accessed September 22, 2018).
Record last updated January 31, 2018. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.