Subscribe for exclusive news and discounts. It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable colour to every object; beware of this stumbling block. Brittany Paul Gauguin Landscape Paintings Landscapes Oil Paintings Farms Html Oil On Canvas Van Gogh Forward. Breton Girls by the Sea by Paul Gauguin. Images without source Artworks without Wikidata item CC-PD-Mark PD-Art PD-old Files with no machine-readable source. Welcome to the Web Gallery of Art! Georges Wildenstein , Gauguin:
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But with help from friends and a small inheritance, he was soon able to mount a one-man show of his Tahitian work. Ceramic Vase with a Caricature Self-Portrait. Photos Submit to Our Contest. In light of the history of modern art, his confidence was justified. Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price? In The Loss of Virginity , the strange element is a fox, whose paw casually rests on the breast of a naked woman lying in a Brittany landscape.
Paul Gauguin. Study for La perte de Pucelage (The Loss of Virginity).
Journal Bla Art of Life Journals. Why Are You Angry? The obvious precedent for the reclining female nude was Manet's Olympia, which had finally been bought by the French state. And the Gold of Their Bodies Et l'or de leurs corps. Gauguin, Still Life with Fan ,
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Description: Paul Gauguin, in an self-portrait, insisted he wanted to "be rid of the influence of civilization. The effect moved the painting away from natural reality toward a more otherworldly space. Perhaps an allusion to John the Baptist, this stoneware head drips with macabre red glaze. The reclining nude, then, is on a different level of reality. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.