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The Verses

The Paintings of Paul Gauguin

1889>

Gauguin organises a trip to Tahiti at the the French government's expense. Exhibits 17 works in Paris

 

 

 
 

 

Among the lilies: Paul Gauguin 1889.

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed P.Gauguin 89. Bottom right.

Painting  Housed: Private Collection.

 

At the Black Rocks   Les roches noires  (also known as Rocks by the Sea) Paul Gauguin 1889.

Painting -

Watercolor and gouache with ink and metallic paint on paper.

8 5/8 x 16 1/8 in. (24.2 x 40.9 cm.)

Signature / Inscription detail: Painting Unsigned.

Housed: Private Collection. Sold Feb. 2002 Christies - £256,750  ($362,788)

 

Autoportrait a la Mandoline  - Self Portrait with a mandolin. Gaul Gauguin 1889  -

Oil painting.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed with initials. P.Go

Painting dimensions; Height x Width: 24" x 20" ( 61 x 50 cm)

Housed: Private Collection.

Sold May 2007 Christies - $3,176,000

 

Be in Love and You Will Be Happy 1889.

Carved, polished &  polychromed linden wood.

Housed: The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, USA.

 

 

 

 

Beach at Le Pouldu. 1889. Oil painting on canvas.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed P.Gauguin and dated 89. Bottom left. Dimensions unknown.

Housed in a Private collection.

 

 

Belle Angèle (Portrait of Madame Satre - The Inkeeper at Pont-Aven) Paul Gauguin 1889.

Oil on canvas.

Dimensions; H. 0.92 ; L. 0.73

Signature / Inscription details: Signed P.Gauguin bottom left.

Regarded as a masterpiece by Edgar Degas, who bought it in 1891

Painting Housed: Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France.

 

Bonjour, Monsieur Gauguin _ Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription: Signed P.Gauguin and dated  bottom right.

Narodni Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic.

 

Breton Boy in a Landscape with Goose. Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil on canvas.

Signed bottom left. P.Gauguin and dated 89.

 

Bretons and cows. Attributed to Paul Gauguin.1889.

Watercolour on paper.

Signature / Inscription details:

Attelier Paul Gauguin stamp. P.G. Bottom right.

 

Brittany landscape with women carrying sack. Paul Gauguin 1889.

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription: Signed bottom right P.Gauguin.

 

 

 

Breton Girl1889.

Oil on canvas,

Dimensions 71.5 x 90.5 cm.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed lower left: P. Gauguin 89.

Housed: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen, Denmark.

 

Breton Girls by the seaPaul Gauguin 1889.

Oil on canvas,

Signed bottom right P.Gauguin and dated 89

 

Caricature Self-Portrait (Paul Gauguin 1889)

Signature / Inscription details: Dated bottom left 1889 and signed with the initials P.G. Oil on wood.

Overall dimensions: 79.2 x 51.3 cm (31 3/16 x 20 3/16 in.)

Housed: The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA.

 

Christ on the Mount of Olives (or Agony in the Garden)

Paul Gauguin 1889)

Portrayal of himself as Christ.

Housed: Private Collection.

 

En Britagne. (In Brittany) -3 Breton women one kneeling.

Paul Gauguin 1889

Gouache.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed with initials bottom left  P.GO  and inscribed En Britagne.

Collection Whitworth Art Gallery

 

Entre les Lys - Among the Lilies - Paul Gauguin 1889.  

Oil Painting     

Dimensions; Height x Width: 36" x 29" ( 92 x 73 cm)

 

 

Eve, Paul Gauguin 1889/90.

Gouache on Millboard

Painting dimensions; 170 x 130 mm.

Housed: Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA.

 

 

Eve. Don't Listen to the Liar (Paul Gauguin 1889)

Watecolour and oil pastel.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed P. Gauguin bottom right. 

Housed with Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

 

Eve Bretonne (II) Paul Gauguin 1889
Pastel and chalk on paper laid down on canvas.

Signature / Inscription details: signed 'P. Gauguin' (lower right)
Measurements; 22 x 10 3/8 in. (55.8 x 26.4 cm.)

Sold November 2003 Christies for $679,500

 

Flageolet Player on the Cliff.  / Le joueuer de flageolet sur la falaise. Paul Gauguin 1889.

Oil on canvas
Dimensions
27 15/16 x 35 15/16 in.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed P Gauguin bottom right and dated 89.

Indianapolis Museum of Art.

 

Green Christ - (Le Christ vert) Breton Calvary

(Sea beyond with Breton Woman holding basket)

Paul Gauguin a.d. pont Aven, autumn 1889

Oil painting.

Dimensions: 92 × 73 cm. Signature / Inscription detail; Signed P.Gauguin 89. centre lower left.

Musees Royaux des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium

 

 

In the Waves / Dans les vagues. Aka: Ondine Woman in the Waves. Paul Gauguin 1889

Medium: Oil on fabric.

Dimensions of painting; Unframed: 92.5cm x 72.4cm

Signature / Inscription detail; Signed lower centre: P Gauguin. 89

Held in the collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art.

 

Jacob Meyer de Haan. Portrait – Paul Gauguin 1889.

Oil on wood.

Dimensions of painting; 31 3/8 x 20 3/8" (79.6 x 51.7 cm).

Signature / Inscription detail. Signed with initials P. Go bottom right and dated 89.

The Museum of Modern Art

 

Breton girl spinning (1889) Joan of Arc. (With grey dog)

Paul Gauguin 1889

Mural

Signature / Inscription detail. Dated 89 bottom right and signed with initials P.Go.

The work was originally painted on a wall in the dining room of the inn La Buvette de la Plage, in Le Pouldu in Brittany where Gauguin often stayed. Here together with his pupil Meijer de Haan, Paul Gauguin decorated the walls of the dining room.

Van Gogh Museum. Amsterdam

 

Landscape from Brittany Paul Gauguin 1889 _

Oil on canvas

72.5 x 91 cm

Signed and dated P. Gauguin 89.

National Museum Sweden

 

Landscape with two Breton women. Paul Gauguin 1889.

Oil on canvas

Painting dimensions; 72.4 x 91.4 cm (28 1/2 x 36 in.)

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed Lower left: P. Gaugin 89

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

 

Le Marché (recto) Deux paysans et vache (verso)

Paul Gauguin c 1889
Stamped with initials 'P.G.' (Lugt 2078; lower right)

Stamped again with initials 'P.G.' (Lugt 2078; on the reverse)
Watercolor and charcoal on paper
10¾ x 7 in. (27.3 x 17.8 cm.) Sold at Christies 2007 - $55,000

 

Le Poldu. Paul Gauguin 1889-90

Oil on canvas

 

Les grands arbres. The big trees. Paul Gauguin

Painted in 1889

(Wildenstein Institute has assigned this painting to 1889)
Signed and dated 'P Gauguin 87' (lower left)
Oil on canvas  28¾ x 21 3/8 in. (73 x 54.3 cm.)

Sold by Christies in Feb. 2007. £2,036,000  ($3,992,596)


 

Les meules jaunes. Yellow Hay Ricks (Fair Harvest) Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil on Canvas.

Dimensions: H. 0.735 ; L. 0.925

Housed in: Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France

 

L'Oie The Goose Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil on chalk

Huile sur plâtre
H.x L. x P. : 0,53 x 0,72 x 0,20 m
Signature / Inscription: Signed bottom right with initials: P.GO

 

Milkmaid. Paul Gauguin 1889

Tempera on canvas.

 

Naked female figure with sunflowers (or Caribbean woman)

Paul Gauguin, Le Pouldu, November 1889.

Oil on wood, 64 x 54cm.

Private collection.

 

Nature morte à l'éventail.  Paul Gauguin 1889

Still life with a fan

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription: Signed bottom right, P Gauguin.

Painting dimensions; H. 0.5 ; L. 0.61

Housed in: Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France

 

 

Nature morte aux coloquinte. Still life with nuts. Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil painting on canvas.

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed with initials and dated top centre ' P Go. 89'

Painting’s dimensions; Height x Width: 16" x 20" ( 41 x 52 cm)

Housed in Private Collection.

Sold Christies May 1997; $3,412,500

L. van Dovski, Paul Gauguin oder die Flucht vor der Zivilisation, Zurich, 1950, p. 346, no. 198 (illustrated)

 

No Image

 

 

 

Nirvana, Portrait of Meyer de Haan - Paul Gauguin, 1889.

Oil and tempera on silk.

Dimensions 8 x 11 1/2".

Signature / Inscription details: Inscribed Nirvana bottom right.

Housed in Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, USA.

 

 

Nostalgic Promenade Paul Gauguin, 1889.

Oil painting on canvas.

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed lower left P.Gauguin and dated 89

 

Nude Breton Boy Petit Breton nu - Paul Gauguin, 1889.

Oil on canvas
Dimensions h 93.0 cm x b 74.2 cm

Signed and dated bottom right: “89 P Gauguin“

 

Ondine (II) Paul Gauguin 1889
Signature / Inscription detail: Signed and dated 'P Gauguin 89' (upper right), signed and dated again

'P Gauguin 89' (lower right)
Pastel and gouache on paper laid down on panel
Dimensions 7 1/8 x 19 in. (18 x 48.2 cm.)
Executed in Brittany, 1889 Sold at Christies May 2002 $559,500

 

 

Peasant woman and cows in a landscape. Paul Gauguin 1889

Watercolour

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed with initials P. Go lower left.

 

PECHEUSES DE GOEMON: Paul Gauguin
Executed circa 1889-90.
Graphite and gouache on gray millboard coated with white primer
Measurements;10 7/8 by 12 3/4 in. 27.6 by 32.4 cm.
Sold Sotheby's: 10 May 01. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: $830,750 USD

 

PETIT BRETON A L'OIE, Breton with goose. Paul Gauguin  1889
Oil on Canvas.

Painting Dimensions; 92 x 73 cm. Height x Width: 36" x 29"

Signed bottom left P.gauguin and dated 89

Housed: Private Collection.

 

Portrait of Two Children aka Paul and Jean Schuffenecker. Paul Gauguin. circa 1889

Painting - oil on canvas

Signature / Inscription details:Signed with iniotials P.Go. top left.

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Denmark)

 

 

Red Cow - Vache Rouge.Paul Gauguin 1889 ·

Oil On canvas.

Dimensions: 35 3/4 x 28 3/4 in. (90.8 x 73 cm)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

 

Self-Portrait with Yellow Christ / Le Christ jaune/ Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil on canvas.

Dimensions 91.1 cm × 73.4 cm (35.9 in × 28.9 in)

Signed P Gauguin bottom Right.

Albright-Knox Art Gallery

 

Schuffenecker Family L'atelier de Schuffenecker. Le bon Schuff.

Paul Gauguin 1889 Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed P.Gauguin and dated 1889 bottom right.

Painting dimensions; H. 0.73 ; L. 0.92  

Housed: Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France

 

Still Life 'Ripipont' - Paul Gauguin 1889

Painting details: - Oil on canvas

Signature / Inscription details: Dedicated upper left 'Ripipont à Marie Souvenir', dated upper right 'Pouldu 89'
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 15 5/8in. (31.4 x 39.7cm.) G. Wildenstein, Gauguin, Paris, 1964, no. 376 (illustrated, p. 143)

Private collection.
Sold at Christies may 1996 for $ 398,500

 

Still Life with Onions, Beetroot and a Japanese Print, - Paul Gauguin 1889
Oil on canvas.

Dimensions of painting; 16 x 20 1/2 in. (40.6 x 52.1 cm)

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed with initials P.Go. 89 top centre right.(Verso Collection Roy, Gauguin)
Housed: Judy and Michael Steinhardt Collection, New York
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Still Life with Apples, a Pear and a Ceramic Portrait Jug. Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil Painting on cradled panel
Dimensions; 28.6 x 36.2 cm (11 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)
Signature / Inscription detail: Signed: Lower Right P. Gauguin 89
Housed at the Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum,

 

Still Life with Peaches. Paul Gauguin c. 1889

Oil Painting - Oil on cradled panel
Dimensions of work; 26 x 31.8 cm (10 1/4 x 12 1/2 in.)
Signature / Inscription detail: Signed: lower right with initials: P Go
Housed: Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum

 

Still Life with Colocynths, Paul Gauguin 1889
16 x 20 ½ in.
Judy and Michael Steinhardt Collection,
New York

 

 

 

 

Study for La perte de Pucelage (The Loss of Virginity)

(Paul Gauguin c.1890-91)

Chalk on paper

Signature / Inscription detail: Unsigned.

Art work Housed: the  Block collection, Chicago USA.

 

Sur la plage. By the sea - Paul Gauguin.1889.
Huile sur toile

Oil on canvas:

Nasjonalgalleriet, Oslo.

 

Les oies  The geese. Paul Gauguin 1889
Signed and dated 'Gauguin 89' (lower center)
Oil on canvas
23½ x 28¾ in. (59.7 x 73 cm.)

Sold at Christies, May 2003  $1,127,500

 

The Gate Paul Gauguin 1889:

Oil on canvas.

 

 

The Ham, Paul Gauguin 1889
oil on Canvas.

19 ¾ x 22 ¾ in.

Signed bottom right P.Go. on salver
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

 

Two Children

Oil on canvas 46 x 60 cm

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek

 

View of the Beach at Bellangenay - Paul Gauguin 1889
Drawing - pastel
Height: 31.3 cm (12.32 in.), Width: 43.2 cm (17.01 in.) Private collection

 

Willows. Paul Gauguin 1889

Oil on canvas

Nasjonalgalleriet - Norway 


 

Young Breton "Jeune Bretonne. Pau;l Gauguin 1889.

Oil on canvas.

Painting dimensions; 46 x 38 cm.

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed with initials P.Go. bottom left.

Art work housed: In Private Collection.

 

   

 

 

 

 

The Paintings of Paul Gauguin

1890>

 

30 paintings sold at Hotel Drouot netting 9,635 francs. Meets Mette and his family in Denmark for the last time.

 

Bouquet of Flowers. Paul Gauguin 1890

Oil on canvas

65 x 43.5 cm

One of a group of ten still life works Gauguin painted whilst living with the Schuffeneker family between February

and June 1890 and most probably executed with a view to sell and pay off his debts and to pay for his proposed studio and move to the tropics. We have only found images of three works to illustrate here.

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed P Go bottom

Copenhagen Ordrupgaard.

 

Bowl of fruit with tankard before a window. Paul Gauguin 1890.

Dimensions; 50.8 x 61.6 cm

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed with initials P.Go. Inverted. Bottom left.

The National Gallery, London

 

Characature

Black chalk on paperNet size: 28,5 x 22,5 cm

J.F. Willumsens Museum

Flere portrætter

Drawing

28 x 44,5 cm

J.F. Willumsens Museum

 

Haystacks in Brittany. Paul Gauguin 1890.

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed P Gauguin bottom right & dated 90.

Painting Dimensions, Overall: 74.3 x 93.6 cm (29 1/4 x 36 7/8 in.) framed:

96.5 x 115.6 x 7.6 cm (38 x 45 1/2 x 3 in.)

Art work housed: In Private Collection.

 

Harvest: Le Pouldu Paul Gauguin 1890.

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription detail: Signed P Gauguin bottom right.

Painting dimensions;  730 x 921 mm

Housed: Tate Gallery London.

 

Kelp gatherers. Paul Gauguin 1890.

Oil painting

 

Landscape at Le Pouldu, (The isolated house) Paul Gauguin 1890.

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription details: Signed P. Gauguin bottom right.
Painting dimensions; Overall: 73.3 x 92.4 cm (28 7/8 x 36 3/8 in.) framed:

103.2 x 122.9 x 10.4 cm (40 5/8 x 48 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Work Housed: The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA

 

Le toit bleu or ferme au Pouldu, The blue roof or the farm at Poldu. Paul Gauguin 1890. 

Oil Painting

Painting dimensions; Height x Width: 28" x 35" ( 71 x 90 cm)
Sold at Christies, May 2000   $5,286,000

 

Loss of Virginity, Paul Gauguin 1890-1891

Oil on canvas, 35-1/2 x 51-1/4 inches.

Unsigned.

Chrysler Museum of Art

 

Mimi and Her Cat - Paul Gauguin 1890.

Gouache on card.

Unsigned.

Housed in a Private Collection.

 

M. Loulou Paul Gauguin 1890
Oil on canvas
21 5/8 x 18 1/8 in. (55 x 46.2 cm)

Signature / Inscription details: Signed P. Gauguin with initials P.Go top left and inscribed ' a Mt. Loulou - souvenir'
Barnes Foundation, Merion, PA

 

Portrait of a Woman with Cézanne Still-Life. Paul Gauguin 1890.

Oil on canvas.

Painting dimensions; 25 11/16 x 21 5/8 in. (65.3 x 54.9 cm)

Signature / Inscription details: Inscribed 6" above right corner: P. Go. / 90

Housed: Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, IL, USA

 

Portrait de l'artiste au Christ jaune entre - Paul Gauguin 1890 et 1891.

Oil on canvas.

Dimensions of painting; H. 0.38 ; L. 0.46

Housed: Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France

 

Red head woman with sunflowers: Paul Gauguin 1890 c.

Oil painting

 

Self-Portrait (Paul Gauguin Circa 1890)

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription details: Initialled  P.Go bottom left. 

Housed: The Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow, Russia.

 

Still life with roses and statues. Roses et statuettes (Paul Gauguin Circa 1890)

Oil on canvas.

Signature / Inscription details: Initialled  P.Go bottom right.

 

Portrait of an old man with a stick.

Paul Gauguin circa 1890.

Oil on canvas.

Housed in the Musée du Petit Palais

 

Nègreries Martinique -Negress Martinique.

Dimensions: 13 1/8 x 9¾in. (33.2 x 24.8cm.)
Executed in 1890
Signed and dated 'P. Gauguin 90.' (lower right) and inscribed 'Nègreries Martinique' (upper centre)
gouache, watercolour, brush and black ink, gold paint and collage on pape

 

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