The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Le Rocher rouge
Alternate titles: Le rocher rouge; The Red Rock
Rewald: (799) c.1895; Venturi revised: 1895–99; Venturi: (776) c.1900; Ratcliffe: between 1895 and 1899
Oil on canvas
35 13/16 x 26 in. (91 x 66 cm)
Vollard A stockbook: no. 3865, huile; paysage en hauteur à droite grand pan rouge, 92 x 65 cm (150 frs)
Traveled to: Arts and Crafts Club, Detroit, December, 1933–January, 1934.
Traveled to: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, January 26–March 19, 1978. Grand Palais, Paris, Cezanne: Les dernières années (1895–1906), April 20–July 23, 1978 (see Paris 1978a for a separate listing because the catalogue numbers are different from the two American venues).
Traveled to: Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan, February 23–April 7, 1999. Musée départemental d'arts, Hiroshima, Japan, April 17–June 27, 1999. Musée départemental d'art moderne, Niigata, Japan, July 10–September 12, 1999. Musée national d'art moderne, Kyoto, Japan, September 21–November 14, 1999. Musée d'art moderne, Taipei, Taiwan, November 4, 1999–March 1, 2000. Museum of fine arts, Kaoshiung, Taiwan, 2000.
Traveled to: Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, November 12, 2000–February 25, 2001. Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia, March 29–May 20, 2001. Art Gallery New Soth Wales, Sydney, June 1–July 29, 2001. National Gallery of Victoria on Russell, Melbourne, Australia, August 10–September 30, 2001. Fundación La Caixa - CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain, April 11–June 30, 2002.
[Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence]; de Van Gogh à Bonnard [Musée des Beaux-Arts, palais Longchamp, Marseille], June 13–October 13, 2013, no. 107, ill., p. 176, shown in Aix.
Traveled to: Royal Academy, London, July 12–October 18, 2020 (N.B. This venue was cancelled due to 2020 coronavirus).
Paris: Editions Paul Rosenberg, 1936, no. 776, ill. vol. II as Le rocher rouge.
"A propos du catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre de Paul Cézanne et de la chronologie de cette œuvre." La Renaissance (Paris), vol. 20, nos. 3-4 (March–April 1937), p. 55, as ...paysage peint à la Carrière Bibémus ...
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1939, no. 169, listed.
Paris: B. Grasset, 1958, colorpl. I, with comments.
Paris: Réunion des musées nationaux, 1966, no. 15, ill. as Le rocher rouge.
Tokyo: Shueisha, 1969, pl. 71.
"Cézanne's Final Decade." Horizon (October 1977), p. 41, ill.
Bologna: Capitol, 1980, pl. 19.
Translated by Jane Brenton. Paris: Fernand Hazan, 1982, pl. 28.
Paris: Editions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 1986, p. 38, no. 13, ill. as Le rocher rouge.
Translated by Barbara Shuey. Paris: Réunion des musées nationaux, 1987, pp. 38–39, no. 13, ill. as The Red Rock.
London: Macdonald, 1988, p. 274, ill.
Cologne: Benedict Taschen Verlag, 1989, p. 205, ill.
London: Tiger Books International, 1989, p. 59, ill.
Paris: Editions Assouline, 1995.
Lyon: Les Créations du Pélican, 1995, p. 132, ill.
Paris: Somogy Editions d'Art, 1995, p. 118, ill.
Paris: Réunion des musées nationaux, 1996, p. 138.
, 2 vols. In Collaboration with Walter Feilchenfeldt and Jayne Warman. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996, no. 799, ill. vol. 2 as Le rocher rouge.
"The Stake in the Pictorial Flesh: Disruptions in Cézanne's Oeuvre." In Cézanne: Finished, Unfinished. Ostfildern-Ruit: Hatje Cantz, 2000. Exhibition catalogue., p. 70, fig. 13 as Le rocher rouge.
"Cézanne and Lucretius at the Red Rock." Representations vol. 78, no. 1 (Spring 2002), p. 59, fig. 1.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2003, p. 172, fig. 4.28 as Le rocher rouge.
Edited by Pavel Machotka. Marseille: Editions Crès, 2005, p. 85, ill. with photo of motif (2005), p. 84 as Le rocher rouge.
Paris: Flammarion, 2006, p. 45, fig. 12 as Le rocher rouge.
"Le Tholonet, Bibémus, and the Château Noir." In Cézanne in Provence. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art and New Haven: Yale University Press, 2006. Exhibition catalogue., p. 194, fig. 5 as Le rocher rouge.
"The Brush Stroke as Catastrophe: Gasquet's 'Cézanne' and the Paintings of Bibémus Quarry." RACAR; revue d'art canadienne / Canadian Art Review 34, no. 1 (2009), p. 42, fig. 2.
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven: Yale University Press, fig. 115, ill. p. 155.
"Gli artisti italiani e Cézanne." In Cézanne et gli artisti italiani del '900. Milan: Skira, 2013. Exhibition catalogue., p. 50, fig. 56.
"Catalog." In Cézanne Metamorphoses. Munich and Karlsruhe: Prestel and Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, 2017. Exhibition catalogue., p. 157 fig. 1.
Record last updated February 5, 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. "Le Rocher rouge, c.1895 (FWN 308)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=775 (accessed on April 19, 2021).