Tag: self portrait

Gauguin Self Portrait, 1895

Paul Gauguin French, 1848-1904 Oil on canvas "for my friend Daniel" Paul Gauguin, more than any other artist of the 19th century, perhaps, has become a romantic symbol, the personification of the artist as rebel against society. After years of wandering, first in the merchant marine, then in the French navy, he settled down, in…