Paradise Lost (?) Artist: Paul Gauguin (French, 1848–1903)

ca. 1890

European Art

On view, 2nd floor, European Art
Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

18 1/8 × 21 5/8 in. (46 × 54.9 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin E. Bensinger, B.A. 1928

Accession Number

1971.114

Culture
Period

19th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Marie Henry, Pont-Aven, Brittany, France; Armand Parent; purchased by donor from Stephen Hahn Gallery, New York, on Nov. 17, 1969.
Bibliography
  • James Prosek and Edith Devaney, James Prosek: Art, Artifact, Artifice, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2020), 21, 145, pl. 2
  • Gilles Genty et al., The nude from Gauguin to Bonnard : Eve, icon of modernity?, ed. Ve´ronique Serrano, exh. cat. (Milan: Silvana Editoriale, 2013), 61, fig. 34
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Additional information

Object/Work type

human figures (visual works)

Subject

garden

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