The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Le Fumeur accoudé
Alternate titles: Der Raucher; Fumeur accoudé; L'Homme à la pipe; Le fumeur; Man with Pipe; Mann mit der Pfeife; Mann mit Pfeife; The Smoker; Un Fumeur
Rewald: (756) c.1891; Venturi revised: 1897–1900; Venturi: (684) 1895–1900; Rivière: 1890; Reff: 1892 (MoMA)
Oil on canvas
36 3/16 x 28 11/16 in. (92 x 73 cm)
Signed: P. Cezanne at left on the table
Traveled to: Stadtschloss, Berlin, October 22–November 6, 1946. Kunsthalle, Mainz, Germany, November 19–December 5, 1946.
Traveled to: Tate Gallery, London, February 8–April 28, 1996. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, May 26–September 1, 1996.
Traveled to: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 9–May 8, 2011.
Ratcliffe suggested that this work was probably "portrait de jardinier" given by Cézanne to Paul Alexis before the latter's return to Paris in April 1892.
The same tablecloth appears in R790 and R845.
Record last updated December 20, 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. "Le Fumeur accoudé, c.1891 (FWN 505)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=733 (accessed on August 10, 2020).