A Painter at Work (Justin Gabet?) (Un peintre au travail [Justin Gabet?])

A Painter at Work (Justin Gabet?) (Un peintre au travail [Justin Gabet?])

c. 1874-75
Artist
Paul Cézanne, French, 1839-1906
Born: Aix-en-Provence, France
Country
France
painting
Oil paint on panel
Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum
28.2017

Paul Cézanne, A Painter at Work (Justin Gabet?) (Un peintre au travail [Justin Gabet?]), About 1874-75. Oil paint on panel; 9 ¼ in. × 13 ¼ in. (23.5 × 33.6 cm). Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
image height: 9.25 in, 23.4950 cm; image width: 13.25 in, 33.6550 cm; frame height: 18.375 in, 46.6725 cm; frame width: 22.25 in, 56.5150 cm
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Justin Gabet [1844–1907], Aix-en-Provence; purchase, (Ambroise Vollard [1867–1939], Paris), July 8, 1904, stockbook no. 4177. (Bernheim-Jeune, Paris). Purchase, (Paul Cassirer [1871–1926], Berlin), May 28, 1916; purchase, Josef Müller [1887–1977], Solothurn, Switzerland, May 28, 1916 (same day); sale, Christie’s London, Estate of Josef Müller, March 30, 1981, no. 48 (repr.). Dr. Marino Chiavelli [1927–1993], Johannesburg, South Africa. Sale, Sotheby’s New York, November 14, 1985, no. 295 (repr.). Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton [1927–2016], Denver; bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum, 2014.
Exhibition History
  • Französische Meister, Galerie Miethke, Vienna, 1913-14 (no.26?)
  • Internationale Ausstellung, Kunsthalle Bremen, 1914, no. 76
  • Kunsthalle, Basel, 1921, no. 29
  • Kunsthalle, Basel, 1936, no. 13
  • Petits Formats, Albert White Gallery, Toronto, 1978, no. 2
  • "Nature as Muse: Impressionist Landscapes from the Frederic C. Hamilton Collection and the Denver Art Museum"—Denver Art Museum, 10/27/2013 - 02/09/2014