Tag: Water

Flageolet Player on Cliff, 1889

Paul Gauguin French, 1848-1903 Oil on canvas Indianapolis Museum of Art In 1889 Gauguin worked in the village of Le Pouldu. there he created this dizzying panorama, recording the site’s craggy cliffs and the waves breaking on the beach. At right are a girl with her scythe and a boy playing a flageolet, or flute,…