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In 1891, Paul Gauguin (1848 1903) arrives on the French Polynesian island of Tahiti. In this lush paradise, he is liberated from the concerns of the city-dwelling European. He is free: to love, to sin

ISBN10 : 9781910593271 , ISBN13 : 1910593273

Page Number : 144


A portrait of Van Gogh's turbulent stay in Provence. Vincent dreams of setting up an artists' house in Arles for himself and his friends. However, his attacks of mental illness confuse and disorient h

ISBN10 : 9781906838799 , ISBN13 : 1906838798

Page Number : 144

Modernism S History

The history of 20th-century visual arts can no longer be written as a succession of avant-garde movements, contends art historian Bernard Smith in this book. He argues that a return to the concept of

ISBN10 : 9780300073928 , ISBN13 : 0300073925

Page Number : 376

A World History Of Art

Expanded to include the latest discoveries in prehistoric art as well as the most recent developments in non-Western and modern art, this is an up-to-date and wide ranging history of art.

ISBN10 : 9781856694513 , ISBN13 : 1856694518

Page Number : 936


Paul Gauguin was first a sailor, then a successful stockbroker in Paris. In 1874 he began to paint at weekends as a Sunday painter. Nine years later, after a stock-market crash, he felt confident of h

ISBN10 : 1781609624 , ISBN13 : 9781781609620

Page Number : 265

The Brush And The Pen

French symbolist artist Odilon Redon (1840–1916) seemed to thrive at the intersection of literature and art. Known as “the painter-writer,” he drew on the works of Poe, Baudelaire, Flaubert, and

ISBN10 : 0226280551 , ISBN13 : 9780226280554

Page Number : 401