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Paul Cézanne. Etude de pêches 1885-90,
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Above:
Paul Cezanne
Les Joueurs de cartes, 1893–96
Alternate titles: Deux hommes jouant aux cartes;
Die Kartenspieler; Joueurs de cartes; Les joueurs de cartes;
The Card Players; The Cardplayers; Twee kaartspelers
Oil on canvas
18 1/2 x 22 1/4 in. (47 x 56.5 cm)
Musée d’Orsay, Paris (RF 1969)