Paul Gauguin

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French Post-impressionist painter who worked in the South Pacific (1848-1903)


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nl/en/125-questions/questions-and-answers/question-13-of-125) by the Van Gogh Museum that Van Gogh, inspired by bad blood with Gaugin, sawed off his left ear lobe in December 1888 as his mental state deteriorated.
At first, the figurative elements of Nelson's sculptures bring to mind the lurid fascinations of early modernism, when artists and writers looked to the radically and frighteningly other to make sense of the jarring social disruptions of their moment: One might think of Picasso, Gaugin, or the whole of German Expressionism.
He incorporates examples of children drawing to learn various things, especially scientific concepts; discusses doodling, cartooning, and picturing to learn; provides a case study of the transition from cartooning to animation and design; and addresses learning from the sketches of artists like Klimt, Cezanne, Seurat, Van Gogh, Degas, Gaugin, and contemporary artist Tad Spurgeon.
So Gaugin and the rest of that clan came a far third and as for Cezanne, he was there only as a faint idea on my mind's horizon.
WEDNESDAY A History of Art in Three Colours (BBC4, 9pm) is the second programme of the three-part series and shows how blue - made from the precious stone lapis lazuli - was used by Masters like Gaugin, Van Gogh and Picasso to convey emotion.
Fabulous paintings in a style reminiscent of Gaugin ornament and illustrate every page of this amazing children's art biographical book.
A former mill town and port, it is best known for the school of art that sprung up around 20 painters, including Paul Gaugin, in the late 19th century.
On the ferry, named after the picturesque Breton village of Pont Aven, a favourite haunt for the painter Gaugin, we booked a four-berth cabin as a base to relax.
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Y bueno, tambien con respeto, respondo: no eres Frederic Bazille, Jean Beraud, Eugene-Louis Boudin, Gustave Caillebotte, Adolphe-Felix Cals, Paul Cezanne, Edgar Degas, Jean-Louis Forain, Paul Gaugin, Vincent van Gogth, Eva Gonzales, Armand Guillaumin, Henri Le Sidaner, Gustave Loiseau, Maximilien Luce, Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Berthe Morisot, Camille Pissarro, Jean-Francois Raffaelli, Odilon Redon, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Georges Seurat, Paul Signac, Alfred Sisley, James Tissot, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.
Claire Moran closes the volume with a study of the abstract self-figuration of the artist as Christ in the work of Odilon Redon, James Ensor, and Paul Gaugin.
He watches as a dog watches, he said, ascribing his comment to one Gaugin made about Cezanne.
However, before that, Gaugin would visit rustic Brittany in northern France, inspiring him to paint arguably his most important piece Vision of the Sermon (Jacob Wrestling with the Angel), 1888.
Thomas painter Camille Pissarro, one of the founders of the Impressionist movement in France, and mentor to Paul Cezanne and Paul Gaugin, is an important omission.