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Paul Gauguin
Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age

Paul Gauguin Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


: 07 June 1848


: Gemini


: 08 May 1903


: 54 years

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  • Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin was a French post-Impressionist artist
Born:07 June 1848 Comment
When did Paul Gauguin die? / Died08 May 1903
How many years did Paul Gauguin live? / Lived54 years
Zodiac sign:Gemini

 Paul Gauguin facts

  • Underappreciated until after his death, Gauguin is now recognized for his experimental use of color and synthetist style that were distinctly different from Impressionism
  • His work was influential to the French avant-garde and many modern artists, such as Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse
  • Gauguin's art became popular after his death, partially from the efforts of art dealer Ambroise Vollard, who organized exhibitions of his work late in his career, as well as assisting in organizing two important posthumous exhibitions in Paris
  • Many of his paintings were in the possession of Russian collector Sergei Shchukin and other important collections
  • He was an important figure in the Symbolist movement as a painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramist, and writer
  • His bold experimentation with color led directly to the Synthetist style of modern art, while his expression of the inherent meaning of the subjects in his paintings, under the influence of the cloisonnist style, paved the way to Primitivism and the return to the pastoral
  • He was also an influential proponent of wood engraving and woodcuts as art forms

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