Quiz: Paul Gauguin - art and life

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Check, what you know about Paul Gauguin and his paintings!

Question 1
What year was Paul Gauguin born?
Question 2
Although Paul Gauguin was born in Paris, France, some of his greatest artistic influences came from the art and aesthetic of his childhood home countries of:
Question 3
Answer the following questions.
Question 4
While Paul Gauguin is now known as a world famous artist, his early career was spent as a:
Question 5
What happened after finishing the painting "Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?"
Question 6
What's the title of the painting?
Question 7
To escape civilization Gauguin went to the island of _____.
Question 8
Paul Gauguin did not begin his career as an artist until later in his life. In this painting, we begin to see signs of his new style, particularly his use of large areas of pure:
Question 9
What's the title of the painting?
Question 10
Paul Gauguin married a danish woman, Mette-Sophie Gad, in 1873 and they both had 5 kids together.
Question 11
Match the pairs.
Question 12
Gauguin's father was a __________.
Question 13
What's the title of the painting?
Question 14
What year did Gauguin meet Pissarro?
Question 15
Late in October 1888 Gauguin traveled to Arles, in the south of France, to stay with _________.
Question 16
What's the title of the painting?
Question 17
What year did Paul Gauguin arrive in Papeete?
Question 18
What's the title of the book illustrated with his own woodcuts, that Gauguin published in 1925?
Question 19
What's the title of the painting?
Question 20
What year did Paul Gauguin pass away?
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