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In the late 1920s Hartley painted in southern France where Post-Impressionist Paul Cézanne had lived.
Melons reflects Cézanne's methods and approach in the parallel brushstrokes and the mountainous forms of the cloth.
Judge Carden, a patron o f the arts. Mr. James Imbrie, Lawrenceville, New Jersey; purchased by the John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana, now the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields, in 1946.