GAUGIN AND LAVAL IN MARTINIQUE

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January 1, 2018
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Hardcover
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9789068687644
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Discontent With The Decadent Parisian Way Of Life, Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) And Charles Laval (1861-1894) Escaped To The Caribbean Island Of Martinique In 1887. In The Short Time That They Stayed On The Island, They Created A Series Of Exquisite Artworks. The Trip Had A Huge Impact On Their Further Artistic Development. The Exhibition Gauguin & Laval In Martinique Will Feature The Warm, Vivid Paintings, Alongside Their Outstanding Preliminary Sketches And Large, Elaborate Pastels. In Their Artworks, Gauguin And Laval Pesented Martinique As An Umcomplicated Paradise. In Doing So, They Glossed Over The Harsh Everyday Reality Of Life On The Island--museum Website. Maite Van Dijk And Joost Van Der Hoeven, With Contributions By Sylvie Crussard And Karen Rechnitzer Pope, Translation, Diane Webb, Ted Alkins. This Catalogue Accompanies The Exhibition Gauguin & Laval In Martinique, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, 5 October 2018-13 January 2019--note To The Reader. Includes Bibliographical References And Index.
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Hardcover

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