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Tate Modern Announces First Major Gauguin Exhibition in Fifty Years

Paul Gauguin - 'Manao tupapau' - The Spirit of the Dead Keep Watch, 1892, Oil on canvas

LONDON.- Gauguin (1848-1903) is one of the
influential and celebrated artists of the late nineteenth century.
this is the first major exhibition in London to be devoted to his work
in over
half a century. Opening at Tate Modern on 30 September 2010, Gauguin:
Maker of
Myth will trace the artist’s unique approach to storytelling.

together over 100 works from public and private collections from around
world, the exhibition will take a fresh and compelling look at this
master of
modern art.