The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Le garçon au gilet rouge
Alternate titles: Der italiener Junge; Der Junge mit der roten Weste; Der Knabe mit der roten Weste; Etude; Garçon au gilet rouge; Italian boy; Jeune homme au gilet rouge; Junge mit roter Weste; Jünger Mann mit roter Weste; Knabenbildnis; Portrait of a Boy; The Boy in the Red Vest; The Boy in the Red Waistcoat
Rewald: (658) 1888–90; Venturi revised: c.1895; Venturi: (681) 1890–95; Rivière: 1888; Cooper: 1893–94; Gowing: 1888–90; Reff: early 1890s (MoMA)
Oil on canvas
31 5/16 x 25 3/16 in. (79.5 x 64 cm)
Vollard A stockbook: no. 3434, peinture. portrait d'Italien accoudé sur une table l'autre main étendue; derrière un bout de draperie, 81 x 65 cm (200 frs)
[Nemes Collection], November, 1910. Exhibition catalogue in Hungarian, no. 73, as Portrait of a Boy.
The first major Cézanne exhibition in Germany consisting of paintings, watercolors and drawings from German private collections. Section III of the catalogue Zeichnungen comprises drawings without listing them. (exhibition catalogue; introduction by Julius Meier-Graefe). N.B. The lenders names do not appear in the catalogue, but are known from an annotated catalogue in the Rewald Papers, National Gallery Archive, no. 31, ill., as Junge mit roter Weste, lent by Reber.
A loan exhibition organized by Ambroise Vollard, no. 34, ill., (dated c. 1888), as Le garçon au gilet rouge, lent by Reber.
Traveled to: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, April 1–May 16, 1952.
Traveled to: National Gallery, London, 1961.
Traveled to: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, August 3–October 14, 1990. Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan, November 2, 1990–January 13, 1991. Royal Academy of Arts, London, February 1–April 9, 1991.
Record last updated March 12, 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. "Le garçon au gilet rouge, 1888–90 (FWN 496)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. http://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=639 (accessed on April 21, 2019).