Cézanne’s portraits at the Musée d’Orsay

Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) painted almost 200 portraits during his career, including 26 of himself and 29 of his wife, Hortense Fiquet. The exhibition will explore the special pictorial and thematic characteristics of Cézanne’s portraiture, including his creation of complementary pairs and multiple versions of the same subject.Read more…

See also:

John Elderfield, former Chief Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, about the Cézanne’s portraits and a good short bio of Cézanne here.

Do not miss this Musée d’Orsay’s exhibition in Paris until September 24, 2017!

Flavia Claes