Essays Tagged: "Paul Gauguin"

This essay is basically about the life of Van Gogh. It is a 5 paragraph essay that starts with his childhood and it ends with his death.

to keep paying for him, so in 1888 he left for Arles in southern France. At Arles, Vincent invited Gauguin to come stay with him. During Gauguins stay with van Gogh, van Gogh cut off one of his ears, ... one of his ears, to show how much he cares for his company. Later the two got into a big fight and Gauguin left van Gogh, on his own.In 1889 he commits himself to the mental asylum at Saint-Remy-de P ...

(2 pages) 141 2 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Vincent Van Gogh.

organized in London. The most important postimpressionists were the French artists Georges Seurat, Paul Gauguin, and Paul Cezanne; and the Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh.In this essay, I will be disc ... e impressionist art he saw there. Theo, being an art dealer; soon introduced him to artists such as Paul Gauguin, Paul Cezanne, Camille Pisarro and Georges Seurat. Under the influence of impressionism ...

(4 pages) 158 1 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

This essay is a comparitive essay which lays out the movements of Post-Impressionism, Cubism, Surrealism, and Dadaism.

ck 352)One person that was especially known for his use of rich colors creating a flat painting was Paul Gauguin. He created an addition to post-impressionism in 1891 of oil on canvas named Ia Orana M ...

(5 pages) 251 1 3.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Paul Gauguin.

Paul GauguinI think Paul Gauguin had a very interesting life and I consider him one of the best arti ... ere filled with bright colors and depicted the lifestyle in these islands. This is why I think that Paul Gauguin has been one of the greatest artist.

(3 pages) 61 0 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Investigating attenuation in optical fibres

(11 pages) 42 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Postimpressonist Art

timpressionist art grew from Impressionism but strayed from traditional tendencies. Artists such as Paul Cezanne, Paul Gauguin, Vincent van Gogh, and Gorges Seurat were among the most famous. The Post ... roaches to the new art form but shared their conflict with the traditional and academic view of art.Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) developed a revolutionary style of painting that gave him the name " ...

(7 pages) 125 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Vincent Van Gogh

(2 pages) 74 1 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


As I analyzed Gauguin's painting Where Do We Come From? What are We? Where Are We Going? , 1897 France, there were ... ings about the piece that struck me as similar and things very different from artists of this time. Gauguin's use of flat and naturalistic color reflects the similar style of Nolde's Saint Mary of Egy ... nd naturalistic color reflects the similar style of Nolde's Saint Mary of Egypt Around the Sinners. Gauguin's color choice seems to be very vibrant and tropical due to the fact he was living the last ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Vincent van Gogh's biography, trails and tribulations.

es in with his brother, Theo, in Montmarte. In this period of time he meets various artists such as Paul Gauguin and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. During this time, his brother Theo supports him so that ... ce in awhile.After his release from the asylum, he finds a physician and painter to stay with named Paul Gachet. He finds this man to be a great man and befriends him in no time at all. "Found a perfe ...

(3 pages) 57 0 4.1 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Paul Gauguin: "Agony in the Garden".

Paul Gauguin's "Agony in the Garden" was painted in 1889 at a pivotal point in his career, while liv ... on the works of other European painters and is painted in oil on canvas, measuring 28 by 36 inches. Paul Gauguin's pieces can be refereed to the paintings of Post Impressionist's. Not satisfied with t ... s' choice in colors that depict an immense feeling, felt throughout the entire composition. The way Paul Gauguin chose the colors of Christ's face depicts his sorrow, sadness, and acceptances. The bla ...

(5 pages) 35 0 3.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Investigate the art movement of 'expressionism'

urrent international developments in art and literature.It is my belief that the works of Van Gogh, Paul Cezanne and Paul Gauguin were the starting points for the expressionist explosion that was abou ... nd 1906, several comprehensive exhibitions were held in Paris, making the work of Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Gauguin and Paul Cézanne widely accessible for the first time. For the painters who saw ...

(14 pages) 133 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Spiritulaity in Art

mid 1800s, he was a post-impressionist. Van Gogh painted two chairs, his own chair and the chair of Paul Gauguin, his friend. "Vincent's Chair with His Pipe" and "Gauguin's Armchair" were both painted ... ly exactly what the subject looked like.Van Gogh painted two chairs, his own chair and the chair of Paul Gauguin, his friend and fellow artist. Van Gogh thought Gauguin was a painter with very special ...

(6 pages) 48 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

The life of Vincent van Gough

emed to be endowed with a physical and spiritual vitality. In his enthusiasm he induced the painter Paul Gauguin, with whom he had met earlier in Paris, to join him. After less than two months they be ...

(3 pages) 41 2 4.3 Oct/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Vincent van gogh 2

with expressive brush strokes and vibrant colors. In southern France van Gogh lived for a time with Paul Gauguin, whom he had met earlier in Paris. However in less than two months they began to have v ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Vincent Van Gogh's Impact on his life

1888; Vase with 12 Sunflowers 1888; Langlois Bridge with Women Washing 1888 (Sweetman 378).In 1888, Paul Gauguin, another artist, moved into Vincent's house. At first, everything worked out fine, but ... n their personalities started to conflict, and big problems started to arise. On December 23, 1888, Paul Gauguin was taking a walk in the nearby public garden, when, according to his memoir "Avant et ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Gauguin's life

Paul Gauguin was born on 7 June 1848 in Paris.During the political unrest in France, after the count ... family Gauguin Paris left and traveled to Peru. On the trip were Gauguins father died. Grown up is Paul Gauguin in Lima. After his grandfather died in 1855, he traveled with its mother back to France ... ith its mother back to France in order to begin the inheritance in Orleans.In 1865, the 17-year-old Paul Gauguin signed up in the merchant marine until it was taken in 1867 to the military service on ...

(2 pages) 10 0 1.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Pablo Picasso: 20th Century Genius

name to sign his pictures. Picasso was given an unusual name, Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Martyr P ... pictures of people in dance halls and cafés show how he assimilated the postimpressionism of Paul Gauguin and the symbolist painters called the Nabis. The themes of Edgar Degas and Henri de Tou ...

(6 pages) 55 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Art of work

ype text]Art of the Modern Era Candidate number: 105515Slide 1: Discuss the 'Primitivism' of Image BPaul Gauguin, Where do we come from - What are we- Where are we going, 1897, oil on canvas, 139.1 x ... 4, pp. 353-364.]The painting "Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?" was made by Paul Gauguin in 1897. It was produced with oil on canvas. While most of Gauguin's primitivism contem ...

(12 pages) 3 0 0.0 Dec/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art