Gauguin "Breton Peasant Women" - Magnet

Gauguin "Breton Peasant Women" - Magnet

Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
Breton Peasant Women 1894 - Oil on canvas H. 66; W. 92.5 cm

Back in Pont Aven between two trips to Tahiti, Gauguin enjoyed working on the naïve, rural subjects which had inspired him before he left for the Pacific. But his experience of Polynesia shows through in his paintings ...
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Dimensions :
5,4 x 7,9 cm
Artist :
Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
Museum :
Grand Palais
Art movements :
19th century, Post-Impressionism
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Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)

Paul Gauguin is one of the major French artists of the 19th century and one of the most important precursors of modern art. His career was amazing, he explored the most diverse arts: painting, drawing, engraving, sculpture and ceramics. Gauguin builds his art on the repetition of recurring themes and patterns.