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In your face 4
I don’t think I’ve ever seen a more solid head than this one. More than a self-portrait, Cézanne is giving a clear statement about what’s he trying to achieve. It looks as if his skull was carved carved out of the surface of the painting. The head looks so heavy that we can almost feel as if his neck is been smashed down against his shoulders. 

In your face 4

I don’t think I’ve ever seen a more solid head than this one. More than a self-portrait, Cézanne is giving a clear statement about what’s he trying to achieve. It looks as if his skull was carved carved out of the surface of the painting. The head looks so heavy that we can almost feel as if his neck is been smashed down against his shoulders.