Top 5 facts about Cézanne:
1. Paul Cézanne was born on January 19, 1839.
2. He was a French artist and Post-Impressionist painter.
3. Cézanne can be said to form the bridge between late 19th century Impressionism and the early 20th century's new line of artistic enquiry, Cubism.
4. Cézanne died a few days later, on 22 October 1906.
5. Cézanne Google Doodle was first painted by a Googler named Mike Dutton as a real oil painting and then reconstructed in digital format.