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Cézanne’s Card Players – a monumental study

| December 20, 2010

CEZANNE’S CARD PLAYERS – A STUDY IN MONUMENTALITY Cézanne rarely engaged with genre painting – depictions of everyday life where figures are presented as generic types, not as portraits of named individuals. But with his series of Card Players and their associated studies, he spent around six years in the 1890s studying and developing this […]