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Academic Nude, Seen from the Back

A work made of charcoal and black chalk, with stumping and erasing, and graphite sketches and notations, on tan laid paper, laid down on heavy tan wove paper.
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  • A work made of charcoal and black chalk, with stumping and erasing, and graphite sketches and notations, on tan laid paper, laid down on heavy tan wove paper.

Date:

1862

Artist:

Paul Cézanne
French, 1839–1906

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul Cezanne

Title

Academic Nude, Seen from the Back

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1862

Medium

Charcoal and black chalk, with stumping and erasing, and graphite sketches and notations, on tan laid paper, laid down on heavy tan wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed and dated, verso, lower right, in black chalk: "Paul Cézanne 1862"; inscribed recto, upper right, in graphite, several lines of illegible text: "… / le cholera, ça… / en ciel… / Dans la culotte il devait faire / Chacun sait ça"

Dimensions

62.7 × 43.5 cm (24 11/16 × 17 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

2013.910

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