The painting is also the focus of "Gauguin's Method". The highly readable narrative, based on a sophisticated understanding of Gauguin's oeuvre, offers a masterly interpretation of recurrent images and their interrelationships in the contemporaneous artistic and social context. Published by belmont book, The Writings of a Savage. I n this magisterial book, Henri Dorra synthesizes more than fifty years of study to present a comprehensive examination of Paul Gauguin's symbolism. Drawing on his profound grasp of the artistic and social contexts in which Gauguin worked, Dorra provides new, complex insights into and interpretations of Gauguin's multilayered symbolism.
Credits New World Encyclopedia writers and editors rewrote and completed the Wikipedia article in accordance with New World Encyclopedia standards. I will soon show how other paintings by Gauguin are composed in a similar manner. Diagram of Vision after the Sermon Click image to enlarge. His works of that period are full of quasi-religious symbolism and an exoticized view of the inhabitants of Polynesia, where he clashed often with the colonial authorities and the Catholic Church. Learn more - opens in a new window or tab. The Object in a World of Myth and Dream. This article's content derived from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia See original source.
Henri Dorra (Author of Symbolist Art Theories)
This seller requires the buyer to have a PayPal account to purchase this item. See the seller's listing for full details. Diagram of Vision after the Sermon Click image to enlarge. Focusing on Great Artists and Their Work. More Works by Gauguin. Gauguin, Picasso and Matisse. Back to home page Return to top.
National Gallery of Art , Washington, D. American banker Chester Dale acquired the work in He elaborates on this argument here, demonstrating conclusively how influences born in France remained relevant throughout Gauguin's career. Biography Art, music, literature, sports and leisure Credited. Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.