Paul Gauguin

Portrait of Paul Gauguin

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

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

1889

Woman in front of a Still Life by Cézanne

1890

In the Vanilla Grove, Man and Horse

1891

When will you marry?

1892

The Siesta

1892-1894

Young Christian Girl

1894

Portrait of a Young Woman - Vaite Jeanne Goupil

1896

Still Life with Teapot and Fruit

1896

Nevermore (O Taiti)

1897

Reo Tahiti (Vairaumati)

1897

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

1897-1898

Two Tahitian Women

1899

The Writings of a Savage

1996

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