The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
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La Route tournante (rue des Roches au Valhermeil, Auvers-sur-Oise)
Alternate titles: Environs d'Aix; Environs d'Aix-en-Provence; Environs of Aix; La Route tournante; La Route tournante au Valhermeil, Auvers-sur-Oise; Turn in the Road; Twisting Road
Rewald: (490) c.1881; Venturi revised: c.1881; Venturi: (329) 1879–82; Cooper: spring 1881; Gowing: c.1881 (Edinburgh); Machotka et al: circa 1881
Oil on canvas
23 5/8 x 28 11/16 in. (60 x 73 cm)
Traveled to: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, April 1–May 16, 1952.
Traveled to: Tate Gallery, London, September 29–October 27, 1954.
Traveled to: The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, April 17–May 16, 1971. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, June 1–July 3, 1971.
Traveled to: Municipal Museum, Kyoto, Japan, June 1–July 17, 1974. Cultural Center, Fukuoka, Japan, July 24–August 18, 1974.
Traveled to: The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, October 23, 1984–January 6, 1985. Grand Palais, Paris, February 8–April 22, 1985.
Traveled to: Tate Gallery, London, February 8–April 28, 1996. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, May 26–September 1, 1996.
Traveled to: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, October 20, 2005–September 12, 2006. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, February 27–May 28, 2006.
Alain Mothe has identified the site as rue des Roches au Valhermeil, hence the new title.
Record last updated September 19, 2018. 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 Route tournante (rue des Roches au Valhermeil, Auvers-sur-Oise), c.1881 (FWN 163)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=479 (accessed on April 19, 2019).