Paul Gauguin Quotes

- Notable Paul Gauguin Quotes Index -

Born: June 7, 1848, Paris, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Atuona, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia, May 8, 1903
Occupation: Artist

1.
Art is either plagiarism or revolution.
- Paul Gauguin

2.
Art requires philosophy, just as philosophy requires art. Otherwise, what would become of beauty?
- Paul Gauguin

3.
In art, all who have done something other than their predecessors have merited the epithet of revolutionary and it is they alone who are masters.
- Paul Gauguin

4.
It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object beware of this stumbling block.
- Paul Gauguin

5.
Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.
- Paul Gauguin

6.
The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art's audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public.
- Paul Gauguin

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