Gauguin - Art dossier Giunti

By Anna Maria Damigella

Eugene Henri Paul Gauguin ( 7 June 1848 – eight may perhaps 1903) was once a number one French Post-Impressionist artist who was once no longer good favored until eventually after his demise. Gauguin was once later well-known for his experimental use of colours and synthetist variety that have been distinguishably assorted from Impressionism. His paintings was once influential to the French avant-garde and lots of glossy artists, comparable to Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse. Gauguin’s paintings turned renowned after his dying and plenty of of his work have been within the ownership of Russian collector Sergei Shchukin. He used to be a massive determine within the Symbolist circulation as a painter, sculptor, print-maker, ceramist, and author. His daring experimentation with coloring led on to the Synthetist sort of sleek artwork, whereas his expression of the inherent that means of the themes in his work, lower than the impression of the cloisonnist variety, cleared the path to Primitivism and the go back to the pastoral. He used to be additionally an influential proponent of wooden engraving and woodcuts as artwork kinds.

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Il Diritto di osare tutto
Gli inizi
Il primo soggiorno bretone
Alla ricerca della notorieta'
la fuga a Thahiti
La ricerca dell'astrazione
Quadro Cronologico
Bibliografia

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