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GAUGUIN, Paul René (1911 - 1976), Painter, sculptor, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GAUGUIN, Paul René (1911 - 1976), Painter, sculptor, engraver

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Norwegian, 20th century, male.

Active in Norway.

Born 1911, in Copenhagen, to a Norwegian mother; died February 1976, in Málaga, Spain.

Painter, sculptor, engraver. Stage sets.

Paul René Gauguin was the grandson of Paul Gauguin and son of Pola Gauguin. He took his mother's nationality. He was handicapped all his life by his famous name. He went to secondary school in France. He was

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