The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Alternate titles: Bathers; Les Baigneurs
Rewald: (861) 1898–1900; Venturi revised: 1885–88; Venturi: (724) c.1895; Reff: early 1900s (MoMA)
Oil on canvas
10 5/8 x 18 5/16 in. (27 x 46.4 cm)
Vollard A stockbook: no. 3817, huile; personnages nus se livrant au jeu de la lutte, 27 x 46 cm (25 frs)
Traveled to: The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, March 21–April 21, 1951.
Traveled to: Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, April 4–June 14, 1971; San Francisco Museum of Art, San Frnacisco, California, September 9–October 31, 1971.
Traveled to: National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, May 28–June 22, 1975; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, August 4–September 28, 1975.
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: Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, January 20–May 4, 2008.
Traveled to: The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, February 14–May 23, 2010; Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, June 26–September 26, 2010.
Traveled to: Grand Palais, Paris, October 5, 2011–January 16, 2012 (see Paris 2011-12a for a separate listing because the catalogue numbers are different from the two American venues); The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 21–June 3, 2012.
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Dreyfus, Albert. "Paul Cézanne." Zeitschrift für bildende Kunst 24, no. 9 (June 1913), p. 199, ill.
Vollard, Ambroise. Paul Cézanne. Paris: Vollard, 1914, pl. 48.
Vollard, Ambroise. Paul Cézanne: Huit phototypies d'après Cézanne; Lettres de M.M. Jacques Flach, de L'Institut et André Suarès. Paris: Editions Crès, 1919, ill. p. 49.
Venturi, Lionello. Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre. Paris: Editions Paul Rosenberg, 1936, no. 724, ill. vol. II, as Les Baigneurs.
Brian, D. "The Baltimore Museum's Cone Collection: A Pointed Star." Art Digest 24 (January 15, 1950), p. 7, ill.
Raynal, Maurice. Cézanne. Geneva: Skira, 1954, p. 98, ill.
Cone collection: a handbook with a catalogue of paintings and sculpture. Baltimore, , p. 27, no. 10, ill. in color p. 15, as Bathers, c. 1895.
Sprigge, Elizabeth. Gertrude Stein: Her Life and Work. New York: Harper, 1950, ill. between pp. 112 and 113.
Pollack, Barbara. The Collectors: Dr. Claribel and Miss Etta Cone. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1962, p. 172 (ill. shows painting hanging in Etta's dining room).
The Baltimore Museum of Art. Paintings, Sculpture, and Drawings in the Cone Collection. Baltimore: The Baltimore Museum of Art, no. 10, ill. p. 19.
Ikegami, Chuji. Cézanne. Tokyo: Shueisha, 1969, pl. 65.
Reff, Theodore. "Painting and Theory in the Final Decade." In Cézanne: The Late Work. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1977. Exhibition catalogue, p. 44, ill.
Steinberg, Leo. "Resisting Cézanne: Picasso's 'Three Women.'" Art in America 66, no. 6 (November–December 1978), fig. 9.
Richardson, Brenda. Dr. Claribel & Miss Etta: The Cone collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art. Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1985, pp. 110, 176.
Teboul, Jacques. Les Victoires de Cézanne. Paris: Adam Biro, 1988, no. 54, ill.
Rewald, John. Cézanne and America: Dealers, Collectors, Artists and Critics, 1891–1921. Princeton: Princeton University Press; London: Thames & Hudson, 1989, p. 56, fig. 34.
Rewald, John. The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols. In Collaboration with Walter Feilchenfeldt and Jayne Warman. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996, no. 861, ill. vol. 2, as Baigneurs.
Ballas, Guila. Cézanne: baigneuses et baigneurs: thème et composition. Paris: Adam Biro, 2002, fig. 11c (detail p. 25, p. 292, no. 128, ill., as Baigneurs, c. 1900.
Shiff, Richard. "Risible Cézanne." In The Repeating Image: Multiples in French Painting from David to Matisse. Baltimore: Walters Art Museum, 2007. Exhibition catalogue, p. 142, fig. 14, as Baigneurs, dated 1899–1900.
Parker, Robert McD. "Catalogue of the Stein Collections." In The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso and the Parisian Avent-Garde, edited by Janet Bishop, Cécile Debray, and Rebecca Rabinow. San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011. Exhibition catalogue, p. 397, no. 14, as Bathers.
Parker, Robert McD. with the collaboration of Maxime Touillet. "Résidences de Leo Stein' and 'Résidences de Gertrude Stein." In Matisse, Cézanne, Picasso … L'aventure des Stein, edited by Janet Bishop, Cécile Debray, Rebecca Rabinow and Gary Tinterow. Paris: Réunion des musées nationaux, 2011. Exhibition catalogue, p. 397, no. 18 in fig. 56 and p. 398, no. 4 in fig. 57, as Baigneurs.
Elderfield, John. "Excavations." In Cézanne, The Rock and Quarry Paintings. Princeton: Princeton University Art Museum; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2020. Exhibition catalogue, p. 15, fig. 13, as Bathers, dated 1898–1900.
Record last updated September 18, 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. "Baigneurs, 1898–1900 (FWN 962)." In The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=836 (accessed on February 3, 2023).