The Card Players Painting

the card players by paul cezanne

The Card Players by famous French artist Paul Cézanne. Painted in 1892-93.
One of several versions painted by Cezanne, this version sold by the Greek shipping magnate George Embiricos for between $250 and $300 million dollars in 2011, making it the most expensive painting ever sold.
97 x 130 cm or 38 x 51 inches
Oil on canvas
Bought by the Royal family of Qatar.

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