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Paul Gauguin

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Paul Gauguin was a French artist born on June 7, 1848. Gauguin contributed to the Post-Impressionist movement and died on May 8, 1903. Get notified when Paul Gauguin's biography is complete:

Self Portrait in the role of Jean Valjean, Paul Gauguin

Self Portrait in the role of Jean Valjean

1888

We’re in the presence of an unspoiled creature with the instincts of a wild beast. With Gauguin, blood and sex have the edge over ambition.

Van Gogh and Gauguin to Emile Bernard

1888

For 2 months I’ve been working on a large sculpture , and I dare believe that it’s the best thing I’ve done up to now ... A monster who looks like me is taking the hand of a naked woman —

Gauguin to Vincent Van Gogh

1889
The Yellow Christ, Paul Gauguin

The Yellow Christ

1889
Woman in front of a Still Life by Cézanne, Paul Gauguin

Woman in front of a Still Life by Cézanne

1890
Hail Mary, Paul Gauguin

Hail Mary

1891
In the Vanilla Grove, Man and Horse, Paul Gauguin

In the Vanilla Grove, Man and Horse

1891
When will you marry?, Paul Gauguin

When will you marry?

1892
The Siesta, Paul Gauguin

The Siesta

1892-1894
Young Christian Girl, Paul Gauguin

Young Christian Girl

1894
Portrait of a Young Woman - Vaite Jeanne Goupil, Paul Gauguin

Portrait of a Young Woman - Vaite Jeanne Goupil

1896
Still Life with Teapot and Fruit, Paul Gauguin

Still Life with Teapot and Fruit

1896
Nevermore (O Taiti), Paul Gauguin

Nevermore (O Taiti)

1897
Reo Tahiti (Vairaumati), Paul Gauguin

Reo Tahiti (Vairaumati)

1897
Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?, Paul Gauguin

Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?

1897-1898
Two Tahitian Women, Paul Gauguin

Two Tahitian Women

1899

The Writings of a Savage

1996

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