Portrait of Meijer de Haan

Oil on wood | 79.6 x 51.7cm | 1889

Paul Gauguin

This portrait depicts one of Gauguin’s closest friends, the Dutch painter Meijer de Haan, in the pose of a thinker. It includes two books that reflect Meyer de Haan’s preoccupations with religion and philosophy: John Milton’s Paradise Lost and Thomas...
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