Friday, September 16, 2005

Gauguin viewing Gauguin

The eight exceptional Gauguins in the Ordrupgaard Collection were joined by this living descendant and you can see the master's hair and hands and more . . . in his g g g g daughter.

Gauguin og impressionismen
31. august - 20. november 2005

special exhibition with the Kimbell Art Museum in Texas.
malerier, skulpturer og keramik, 1875-1887

this level eyed gaze is typical of painters in their self portraits.

(from my email)

The new Ordrupgaard Extension building by Zaha Hadid, an Iraqi born British citizen, is now open.

the fine tapered fingers

rotated 90 degrees left

this is a mirror image and painted as seen

Paul Gauguin Self-Portrait
follow the link to more about this painting

you can see the painter was right handed
I was tempted to mirror this detail

ColomboPashkus - Fotos Film&Arts and 3. CÓDIGOS DE SIGNIFICACIÓN and Kimbell Art Museum
thanks for photos which are copyright their owners

June 18 - September 8, 2002

The Age of Impressionism: European Painting from the Ordrupgaard Collection, Copenhagen

Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York, NY This exhibition will present some 80 superb paintings - by French artists Degas, Gauguin, Monet, Pissarro, and Sisley, as well as several important Danish artists - from the renowned Ordrupgaard Collection, located just outside of Copenhagen.

a harmonium


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