Gauguin 1881 expo



Impressionism, a historical reconstruction:

Paul Gauguin


at the 6th impressionist exposition in 1881

an impression of his exhibited art-works 


Which art-works did Gauguin exhibit in 1881?
On this page you will find an accounted impression of the 8 paintings and 2 sculptures that Paul Gauguin exhibited at the 6th ‘impressionist’ exposition in 1881 (catalogue numbers 30-39). I render the pictures by form and in thematical order. Note: If you double click on the first (of a cluster of) pictures and then click on full screen, you can create a slideshow. Enjoy!




No. 32 has been disappeared and for no. 37 I render a work to compare. The other suggestions are (quite) certain. See link for the identification of the paintings. See for more info the account. See link for info on the subscriptions. For info on the used sources see at the bottom of the main page about Gauguin.


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