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Paul Cézanne

Massif de fleurs à l'entrée d'un jardin

Auction Closed

June 30, 02:45 PM GMT


80,000 - 120,000 GBP

Lot Details


Paul Cézanne

1839 - 1906

Massif de fleurs à l'entrée d'un jardin

pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper

30.6 by 47.5cm., 12 by 18¾in.

Framed: 54.5 by 69.7cm., 21½ by 27⅜in.

Executed in 1878–80.

This work is accompanied by a crate signed by artist Ryuzaburo Umehara.

Walther Halvorsen, Oslo
Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (acquired in April 1920)
Zenichiro Hara, Yokohama (acquired in September 1922)
Private Collection, Tokyo
Minami Gallery, Tokyo
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1968
Lionello Venturi, Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, Paris, 1936, vol. II, no. 825, illustrated pl. 271
John Rewald, Paul Cézanne: The Watercolors, A Catalogue Raisonné, Boston and London, 1983, no. 222, illustrated
Guy-Patrice Dauberville and Floriane Dauberville. Paul Cézanne chez Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, 2020, no. 379, illustrated (titled Le massif de fleurs)
Walter Feilchenfeldt, Jayne Warman and David Nash, The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cézanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné,, no. FWN 1051 (Accessed 6th June 2022)