THIS WEEK IN HISTORY: JANUARY 19 – 25

cezanne

This week in history Post-Impressionist painter Paul Cézanne was born on January 19, 1839 in the south of France.  Associated with abstract painting, Cézanne is credited with heavily influencing Cubism and the twentieth-century modernist movement.

For an online look at the work of Cézanne try checking out the Google Art Project by clicking here.

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