Paul Gauguin art links 

 

click to enlarge
Paul Gauguin: The Siesta, ca.1892-94
Source: Artcyclopedia; photograph by Michael Weinberg

 

Artcyclopedia
      

More options

 
 

Paul Gauguin

[French Post-Impressionist Painter, 1848-1903]

• Browse all:  French artists

Link to this page
Report a broken link

 
 


 
    Paul Gauguin Works Online    
Categorized & Annotated
 
 
 N.B. For the sake of readability, we have organized external links into these different tabs: 
 
    
  Museums  
(120)
 
  Art Market  
(3)
 
  Image Archives  
(29)
 
  Misc Sites  
(7)
 
  Articles  
(22)
 
  Books  
(15)
 
 Galleries 
 (separate page) 
    
 
 
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago
Mini-site for the 2002 exhibition Van Gogh and Gauguin: The Studio of the South

Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago Art Explorer - Images and Text Resources
Detailed information about the artist and his works

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

Notable SitePaul Gauguin at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
2 works online

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Landscape, 1873

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
19 works by Gauguin

Notable SiteHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
Hina With Two Attendants, 1892

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Head of a Tahitian Woman, 1892
Head with Horns, 1895

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Many works on paper online

Notable SitePaul Gauguin at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  
Gauguin in New York Collections: The Lure of the Exotic

Notable SitePaul Gauguin at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Commentary on Oviri

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Commentary on 3 sculptures by Paul Gauguin

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Commentary on 6 paintings by Paul Gauguin

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
Many works by Paul Gauguin online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
(Zoomify viewer requires Java in order to view images)

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Sculpture collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City  
11 works online when last checked

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City  
The Gods (Te Atua), 1893-94
(In the "Woodcut" section)

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
3 works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SitePaul Gauguin at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
35 works by Paul Gauguin

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  
Many works

Notable SiteNelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Missouri
Faaturuma (Melancholic), 1891 (Zoom)

Notable SiteNeue Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SitePaul Gauguin at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Manao Tupapau, ca.1893-94

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
The Yellow Christ, 1889

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Hina and Fatu

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto - Provenance Research
Tahitian Landscape (recto)

Arthur Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Moss Roses in a Basket, 1886

Arthur Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Femmes, Animaux et Feuillages, woodcut, 1898
Pastorales Martiniques, lithograph, ca.1900

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
The Women at the River (Les femmes a la riviere), 1894

Berkeley Art Museum + Pacific Film Archive, California
Still Life with Quimper Pitcher (Nature Morte a la Cruche)

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
Laveuses à Arles (Washerwomen in Arles)

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Young Christian Girl, 1894

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
18 works by or related to the artist

Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Tennessee
Bathing in Front of the Port of Pont-Aven

E.G. Bührle Collection, Zurich
(Click on the title to see a specific work, then click on the image to enlarge)

Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany (in German)  
Mädchen mit Fächer, 1902

Fondation Bemberg Museum, Toulouse, France
Tête de jeune paysan

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Winter Day

Groninger Museum, Groningen, Netherlands

Hammer Museum, California
Bonjour Monsieur Gauguin, 1889

Hammer Museum, California
Te Atua (The Gods), 1893-94

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, New York
Flash slideshow; Click "Paintings" and navigate to painting #5

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas
Self-Portrait

Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, Netherlands

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "G"

Paul Gauguin in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami, Florida
The Barge and the Boat, 1882

MacKenzie Art Gallery, Saskatchewan

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
L'Univers est crée (The Creation of the Universe)

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
2 works online

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
5 works

Musée de l'Orangerie, Paris (in French)  
Paysage, 1901

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France (in French)  
Nave Nave Mahana

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Pont-Aven, France (in French)  
Deux têtes de Bretonnes, pastel drawing, 1894

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
(If the image is not clickable, click "Agrandir l'image" to enlarge the image)

Musée Maurice Denis, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France (in French)  
La Fille du Patron

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)  

Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil (in Portuguese)  

Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany

Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
3 works by Gauguin

Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
3 works from the this museum and another 3 works from Tokyo's National Museum of Modern Art

New Art Gallery, Walsall, England
Auti te Pape

New Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen
3 paintings online

Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida
Christ in the Garden of Olives, 1889

Palazzo Ruspoli, Rome (in Italian)  
2 paintings by Gauguin (3rd row)

Philadelphia Museum of Art
(Tip: On the zoom-in page, use the slider bar to magnify the image)
6 works by Paul Gauguin online

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow
The King's Wife, 1896

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
3 works online

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
3 works online

San Diego Museum of Art, California
Requires Flash: Click on "G", then select artist name

Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Germany ( in German)  

Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Germany
Parau Api, Something New, 1892

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
E Haere oe i hia? (Where Are You Going?)

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"

Studio Esseci, Italy (in Italian)  
Click "Immagini" to see a large image from a 2003-2004 exhibition

Tate Gallery, London, UK

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Paul Gauguin at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
The Fire Dance, 1891

The Ordrupgaard Collection, Charlottenlund, Denmark
Blue Tree Trunks. Arles, 1888

The Ordrupgaard Collection, Charlottenlund, Denmark
Portrait of a Young Woman. Vaïte (Jeanne) Goupil, 1896

The Ordrupgaard Collection, Charlottenlund, Denmark
The Little One Is Dreaming, Etude, 1881

The Ordrupgaard Collection, Charlottenlund, Denmark
The Wine Harvest at Arles. "Misères Humaines", 1888

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
- to switch to English, scroll to the bottom of the page and click "English Version"
- images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image


Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
3 paintings online

Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)  

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Bretonischer Junge, 1889

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Die Seine beim Pont de Grenelle, 1875

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
Search results for "Paul Gauguin"

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
Portrait of Mademoiselle Manthey, 1884

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
The Brooding Woman, 1891

 
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums

Danish Museums Online (in Danish)  
(You can switch to English by going to the very top of the site, but the viewable works are much fewer)

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

 
Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
Scroll down to signature 93

Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

 
Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SitePaul Gauguin in the Artchive  

Notable SiteBildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

Notable SiteCGFA  

Notable SiteDigital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
The Field of Derout-Lollichon

Notable SiteDigital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Tahitian Woman and Boy

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project   NEW!
5 works online

Notable SiteRasiel's Wallpapers
(Click on the size of the scan you wish to view)

Notable SiteThe Athenaeum  
Numerous works online by Gauguin

Notable SiteWebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Artliste
Image archive with zoomable images

Boston College Fine Arts Department

Boston College Fine Arts Department

California State University WorldImages Database  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Expo-Shop

Humanities Web  

Mondo Mostre, Milan (in Italian)  
Unidentified painting (first one shown), from a 2002 exhibition

Mondo Mostre, Milan (in Italian)  
Unidentified painting (last one shown), from a 1999 exhibition

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Olga's Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
(Tip: Set the image size to "original" to see photos at their highest resolution)

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

The Halter Collection

University of Michigan SILS Art Image Browser

USC Annenberg School for Communication

Additional Image Search Tools:   NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)

      Flickr: "Paul Gauguin"      
 
Google Images: "Paul Gauguin"      
 
Bing Images: "Paul Gauguin"   
 
 
Miscellaneous Sites:
FBI Art Theft Program
Vase de Fleurs (Lilas)

Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art, France (in French)  
Online exhibition: "Gauguin dans les collections de Jacques Doucet"

Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art, France (in French)  
Online exhibition: "Correspondance et manuscrits de Paul Gauguin"

Kilidavid

Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

The BBC
2 works online

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

 
Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Paul Gauguin  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Apollo Magazine
Article: "Gauguin and a Brothel in Arles"

Art + Auction Magazine
Te Poipoi (le matin), 1892

Artcyclopedia
"Tragedy and Triumph at Arles: Van Gogh and Gauguin"

Artnet Magazine
Paysage Martiniquais, 1887

Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide
Paul Gauguin's Genesis of a Picture: A Painter's Manifesto and Self-Analysis

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

Salon Magazine

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on Ancestors of Tehamana, or Tehamana Has Many Parents, 1893

The Magazine Antiques
"Gauguin Rising"

The New York Observer
"Gauguin, Meyer de Haan Are Reunited in Nirvana", article by Hilton Kramer

The New York Observer
"A Self-Dramaturge, That Rotten Gauguin Was a Great Painter", article by Hilton Kramer

The New York Observer
"Back to Paradise: Gauguin's Old Myth Is Re-Romanced", article by Hilton Kramer

The New Yorker
"The Yellow House: Van Gogh, Gauguin, and Nine Turbulent Weeks in Arles", 2007 book review by Peter Schjeldahl

The New Yorker
"The Lure of the Exotic: Gauguin in New York Collections", 2002 review by Peter Schjeldahl

Time Magazine
"Seeing Gauguin Whole at Last", 1988 article by Robert Hughes

Time Magazine
"Unforgettable Self-Delusion", 1971 article by Robert Hughes

Vanity Fair Magazine
"Gauguin's Last Testament", 2004 article by John Richardson

Wikiquote, compendium of quotations from the Wikimedia Foundation


"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
 
search inside

The Writings Of A Savage


search inside

Van Gogh and Gauguin: The Search for Sacred Art


search inside

Technique and Meaning in the Paintings of Paul Gauguin


search inside

The Yellow House: Van Gogh, Gauguin, and Nine Turbulent Weeks in Provence


search inside

Gauguin by Himself


search inside

Noa Noa: The Tahiti Journal of Paul Gauguin


search inside

Van Gogh And Gauguin: Electric Arguments And Utopian Dreams


search inside

Paul Gauguin 1848-1903: The Primitive Sophisticate


look inside

The Lure of the Exotic: Gauguin in New York Collections


look inside

Donald Hoffmann


look inside

Van Gogh and Gauguin: The Studio of the South


look inside

Masters of Art: Gauguin


look inside

Discoveries: Gauguin


look inside

Paul Gauguin: Mysterious Affinities


look inside

Paul Gauguin: Tahiti


 
 
 
 
AllPosters

Great Gifts - Great Prices


Most posters & prints are
between $10 and $70
Own this art print
Hail Mary
Hail Mary

Own this art print
Paul Gauguin: Two Tahitian Women
Two Tahitian Women

Own this art print
Self Portrait 1888
Self Portrait 1888

Own this art print
Paul Gauguin: Tahitian Landscape, 1891
Tahitian Landscape, 1891

Own this art print
Paul Gauguin: The Bathers, 1898
The Bathers, 1898

Own this art print
Paul Gauguin: Three Tahitians
Three Tahitians (detail)

Own this art print
Paul Gauguin: Village In Tahiti
Village In Tahiti

Own this art print
Matamoe
Matamoe

More prints...
 
Framing Tip:
If you're past the thumbtack stage of your life, mount posters on wood for a simple yet professional look that protects your posters, as well as your walls.
More tips...
 
 
 
 



Search Artcyclopedia:
Artist
Title
Museum
 
Or, browse artists.. by Movement by Medium
by Subjectby Nationality
by Namelist all Women Artists
 















We cannot be responsible for the content of external web sites.

All images and text on this Paul Gauguin page are copyright 2011 by John Malyon/Specifica, Inc., unless otherwise noted. Note that the listings on this site are a unique compilation of information and are protected by copyright worldwide.







Frequent misspellings: Paul Gaugain  Paul Gaugan  Paul Gaugin  Paul Gaugoin

 
ARTCYCLOPEDIA

This artist:
Art Museums
Art Market
Image Archives
Misc Sites
Articles
Books
 
Artcyclopedia:
Top 30 Artists
Articles
Art News
Art Museums Worldwide
Masterpieces
Links
About Us
Advertise