Paul Gauguin

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Style: Post-Impressionism;Cloisonnism

Place: Paris

Born: 1848

Death: 1903

Nationality: France

Biography:

Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin (7 June 1848 - 8 May 1903) was a leading Post-Impressionist painter. His bold experimentation with colouring led directly to the Synthetist style of modern art while his expression of the inherent meaning of the subjects in his paintings, under the influence of the cloisonnist style, paved the way to Primitivism and the re...