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Provence, la plus belle muse de Cézanne
Provence, the most beautiful of Cézanne's muses

Paul Cézanne was born in Provence, a colourful and generous region, one that he painted over and again. Rejected and ridiculed at home during his lifetime, he found comfort and inspiration in the abundant nature of Provence.

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9
Le Lubéron de Nicolas de Staël
Nicolas de Staël and the Luberon

The light that so fascinated the painter Nicolas de Staël was that of the Luberon. Here he discov-ered a secret Provence, harsh and arid, its moods ever-changing. The bleached white of the lime-stone hills, the contrasting green olive trees, brown vines and flamboyant ochre cliffs.