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Property of the Toledo Museum of Art, to Benefit Future Acquisitions

Paul Cézanne

Clairière (The Glade)

Auction Closed

May 18, 01:03 AM GMT


30,000,000 - 40,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Property of the Toledo Museum of Art, to Benefit Future Acquisitions

Paul Cézanne

1839 - 1906

Clairière (The Glade)

oil on canvas

39 ½ by 32 in. 100.3 by 81.2 cm.

Executed circa 1895.




1839 - 1906年



39 ½ x 32 英寸;100.3 x 81.2 公分


Baron Denys Cochin, Paris
Ambroise Vollard, Paris (acquired on 26 October 1899)
(possibly) Auguste Pellerin, Paris (acquired by March 1901)
Emil Staub-Terlinden, Männedorf (acquired by 1923)
Wildenstein Galleries, New York (acquired from the above in 1942)
Acquired from the above in 1942 by the present owner 

Fritz Burger, Cézanne und Hodler, Munich, 1913, pl. 104 (titled Waldlichtung)

Fritz Burger, Cézanne und Hodler. Einführung in die Probleme der Malerei der Gegenwart, Munich, 1918, pl. 109, illustrated (titled Waldlichtung)

Fritz Burger, Cézanne und Hodler, Munich, 1919, pl. 109, illustrated 

Fritz Burger, Cézanne und Hodler, Munich, 1920, pl. 109, illustrated

"Vie de Cézanne'' and ''Lettres de Cézanne," L'Esprit nouveau: revue internationale d'esthétique, no. 2, 1920, p. 142, illustrated

Fritz Burger, Cézanne und Hodler, Munich, 1923, pl. 108, illustrated 

René-Jean, "L'Art français dans une collection suisse: La Collection de M. Staub-Terlinden," La Renaissance de l'art français et des industries de luxe, vol. 6, no. 8, August 1923, p. 472 (titled Sous bois) 

Pierre Courthion, "L'Art français dans les collections privées en Suisse (suite): La Collection Emile Staub," L'Amour de l'art, vol. 7, no. 2, February 1926, pp. 42-43 and p. 40, illustrated (titled Paysage

Lionello Venturi, Cézanne: Son Art, Son Oeuvre, Paris, 1936, no. 670, vol. I, p. 209, catalogued; vol. II, pl. 215, illustrated (titled Clarière and dated 1892-96)

Maximilien Gauthier,"L'Art français du XIXe siècle dans les collections suisses: une heure avec Charles Montag devant les chefs-d'oeuvre de la peinture française réunis à la Galerie des 'Beaux-Arts,'" Beaux-arts: Chronique des arts et de la curiosité, no. 285, 17 June 1938, p. 12

"Art News of America: Toledo's Cézanne," Art News, 15 April 1943, p. 6, illustrated (titled The Glade)

Abraham A. Davidson, "Toledo Acquires Fine Cézanne Landscape," Art Digest, vol. 17, no. 16, 15 May 1943, p. 9, illustrated

Toledo Museum of Art, ed., Museum News, no. 101, March 1943, illustrated on the cover 

Edward Alden Jewell, Paul Cézanne, New York, 1944, p. 20, illustrated (titled The Glade and dated circa 1892-94)

Molly Ohl Godwin, Master Works in the Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, 1953, p. 32; p. 33, illustrated (titled The Glade)

Alfonso Gatto and Sandra Orienti, L'Opera completa di Cézanne, Milan, 1970, no. 689, p. 117, illustrated (titled Radura and dated 1892-96)

John Rewald, The Paintings of Paul Cézanne, A Catalogue Raisonné, New York, 1996, no. 814, vol. I, p. 58, illustrated in color and p. 490, catalogued; vol. II, p. 284, illustrated (titled Clarière and dated circa 1895)

Walter Feilchenfeldt, By Appointment Only: Cézanne, Van Gogh and some Secrets of Art Dealing, New York, 2006, p. 242, illustrated in color (titled The Glade and dated circa 1895)

Walter Feilchenfeldt, Jayne Warman and David Nash, "Clairière, c.1895 (FWN 302)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online CatalogueRaisonné (accessed on April 1, 2022)