European Art
Artist: Paul Gauguin, French, 1848–1903

Paradise Lost (?)

ca. 1890

Oil on canvas

46 x 54.9 cm (18 1/8 x 21 5/8 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin E. Bensinger, B.A. 1928
1971.114
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Marie Henry, Pont-Aven, Brittany, France; Armand Parent; purchased by donor from Stephen Hahn Gallery, New York, on Nov. 17, 1969.

Bibliography: 

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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