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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

A psychoanalytical understanding of two incompatible tasks in Cezanne’s paintings

Cezanne’s two incompatible task and psychoanalytical understandinga. Phenomena and realityb. Pursuing
1) Cezanne’s landscapeChanging landscapeUnchanging nature, eternity
2) Cezanne’s paintings (canvas)Unstable, life, aliveSolid structure, balance and harmony
Psychoanalytic understandingEmotion and instinctual drive (id)Ego and superego

Cezanne’s task is to achieve a and b at the same time in 1) and 2), respectively

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