The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
L'enfant au chapeau de paille
Alternate titles: Child with Straw Hat; Enfant au chapeau de paille; Knabe mit Hut; Portrait; Portrait d'enfant
Rewald: (813) 1896; Venturi revised: 1896; Venturi: (700) 1896; Rivière: 1896; Cooper: July–August 1896; Gowing: 1896 (Edinburgh); Reff: July 1896 (MoMA)
Oil on canvas
27 3/16 x 22 13/16 in. (69 x 58 cm)
Traveled to: Tate Gallery, London, September 29–October 27, 1954.
Traveled to: Kunsthaus, Zürich, May 5–August 13, 2000 (initially planned to end on July 30 the exhibition was extended until August 13).
Traveled to: National Portrait Gallery, London, October 26, 2017–February 11, 2018. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C, March 25–July 1, 2018.
When Cézanne was staying at the Hotel de l'Abbaye on the Lac d'Annecy, he paingted this portrait of a child, who was the son of Monsieur Vallet, one of the gardeners at the hotel.
Record last updated March 5, 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. "L'enfant au chapeau de paille, 1896 (FWN 520)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=789 (accessed on October 25, 2020).