Shuffle your decks, it's #CardPlayingDay! 🃏
Paul Cézanne’s paintings of card players have long been considered to be among his most iconic and powerful works. The series was a major undertaking and, unusually for the artist, he made a significant number of preparatory works, including drawings, watercolours and oil studies.
Any guesses on what game they are playing? 🧐
Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) The Card Players, 1892-96. The Courtauld, London (Samuel Courtauld Trust) © The Courtauld