Cezanne and the rotten fruit

My art teacher once told me that Cezanne painted the same scene so long his apples rotted but he kept painting anyway. Like a normal student, I didn’t question it. Until today! This piece says he liked fruit because people move. I learned something! #tdc2557

https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-portraits-cezanne-treated-sitters-fruit

My daughter and I painted a still life together over the break. Undoubtedly we were in keeping with Cezanne’s still life tradition although I didn’t think about it at the time.

I found another interesting article called Everything You Need to Know About Cezanne’s Fruit. http://www.dailyartmagazine.com/all-we-know-about-cezannes-fruits/

 

 

 

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