Arearea Gauguin Mug

Arearea Gauguin Mug

This porcelain mug shows a detail of the work of Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) "Arearea also called Jokes".

In April 1891, Gauguin set off for his first visit to Tahiti, in search of traces of a primitive way of life. He took his inspiration for imaginary scenes in his paintings from what he saw around him, ...
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Dimensions :
Ø 8,2 cm ; H. 9,2 cm
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Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
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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.