National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Self-Portrait Paul Gauguin (artist)
French, 1848 - 1903
Self-Portrait, 1889
oil on wood
overall: 79.2 x 51.3 cm (31 3/16 x 20 3/16 in.)
Chester Dale Collection
On View
From the Tour: Paul Gauguin
Object 2 of 8

1921Chassé, Charles. Gauguin et le groupe de Pont-Aven, Paris, 1921:48
1925Cann, Louise Gebhard. "Gauguin's Image of Himself," International Studio 81 (May 1925): 120
1929Dale, Maud. Before Manet to Modigliani from the Chester Dale Collection. New York, 1929: no. 61, repro.
1929Barth, Wilhelm. Paul Gauguin. Basel, 1929, repro. opposite p. 163.
1929Dale, Maud. "French Art in the Chester Dale Collection." Art News (27 April 1929): 46-47, repro.
1936Bulliet, C. J. The Significant Moderns and Their Pictures. New York, 1936: fig. 69.
1938Rewald, John. Gauguin. Paris, 1938: repro.
1942Hook, Katrina can. "A Self-Portrait by Paul Gauguin from the Chester Dale Collection," Gazette des Beaux-Arts series VI, XXII (October-December 1942): 183+, repro.
1942Sater, Katherine. "Great Paintings Shown At National Gallery." The Columbus (Ohio) Citizen (13 December 1941): 4, repro.
1942French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 74, repro.
1944French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1944: 74, repro.
1944Jewell, Edward Alden. French Impressionists and their Contemporaries Represented in American Collections. New York, 1944: repro. 160.
1949Leymarie, Jean. Gauguin: Exposition du centenaire. Exh. cat., Musées nationaux, Paris, 1949: 33, under no. 23
1950Lewandowski, Herbert. Paul Gauguin, oder, Die Flucht vor der Zivilisation. Bern, 1950: 344.
1953French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1953: 82, repro.
1954Tietze, Hans. Treasures of the Great National Galleries. New York, 1954: 123, pl. 219.
1957Däubler, Theodor. "Gauguin." Das Kunstwerk 11, no. 5-6 (Nov-Dec 1957): 10, repro.
1961Rewald, John. Le Post-Impressionnsme de van Gogh à Gauguin. Rev. ed. Paris, 1961: 178
1962Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds., Treasures from the National Gallery of Art, New York, 1962: 168, color repro.
1963Boudaille, Georges. Gauguin. Paris, 1963: repro. p.92.
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 327, repro.
1964Wildenstein, Georges. Gauguin. Paris, 1964: no. 323.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 56
1965Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 123, repro.
1966Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds. A Pageant of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. 2 vols. New York, 1966: 2:470, color repro.
1967Blanton, Catherine W. "Notes on a Portrait by Gauguin in the Chester Dale Collection." Sudies in the History of Art 1 (1967-68): 89-98, fig. 8.
1968Sérullaz, Maurice. Peintres maudits. Paris, 1968: 68, repro.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 48, repro.
1968Buser, Rev. Thomas. "Gauguin's Religion." Art Journal 27 no. 4 (Summer 1968): 375-377, fig. 1.
1971Clay, Jean, ed. L'impressionnisme. Paris, 1971: 170, repro.
1971Anderson, Wayne. Gauguin's Paradise Lost. New York, 1971: 11-12, fig. 8.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 146, repro.
1975Jirat-Wasiutynski, Vojtech. Paul Gauguin in the Context of Symbolism. New York, 1975: 332-337.
1979Watson, Ross. The National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1979: 119, pl. 105.
1979Goldwater, Robert. Symbolism. New York, 1985: 81-82, repro.
1980Kelder, Diane. The Great Book of French Impressionism. New York, 1980: 435, repro.
1981Sugana, Gabriele Mandel. Tout l'oeuvre peint de Gauguin. Paris, 1981: no. 199, repro.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 524, no. 789, color repro.
1985Le chemin de Gauguin: genèse et rayonnement. Exh. cat. Musée départemental du Prieuré, 1985: 118, repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 169, repro.
1987Jirat-Wasiutynski, Vojtech. "Paul Gauguin's 'Self-Portrait with Halo and Snake': The Artist as Initiate and Magus." Art Journal 46 no. 1 (Spring 1987): 22-28, repro.
1987Malingue, Maurice. La vie prodigieuse de Gauguin. Paris, 1987: 144+
1989Hofstätter, Hans H. "Christliche Thematik im Werk von Paul Gauguin," Das Münster: Zeitschrift für Christliche Kunst und Kunstwissenschaft 42 no. 4 (1989): 301-302, repro.
1991Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 243, color repro.
1991Coman, Florence E. Joie de Vivre: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1991: no. 15, repro.
1992National Gallery of Art, Washington. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 200, repro.
1993Harrison. Charles, Francis Frascina and Gill Perry. Primitivism, Cubism, Abstraction: The Early Twentieth Century. New Haven, 1993: 19, repro.
1993Kapas, Martha, ed. The Post-Impressionists: A Retrospective. New York, 1993: 152, repro.
1993Braun, Barbara. Post-Columbian World: Ancient American Sources of Modern Art. New York, 1993: 79, repro.
1993Thomson, Belinda, ed. Gauguin by Himself. New York, 1993: no. 107, repro.
1993Adams, Laurie Schneider. Art and Psychoanalysis. New York, 1993: 140-141, fig. 53
1994Varnedoe, Kirk, and David Rockefeller. Masterpieces from the David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection: Manet to Picasso. Exh. cat. Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1994: 81, fig. 2.
1996Richard, Paul. "Gauguin's Fantasy Island: A 'Primitive Sculpture That's Anything But,' Washington Post (Friday, November 29, 1996): C1, C2, repro.
1997Zemel, Carol. Van Gogh's Progress: Utopia, Modernity, and Late-Nineteenth-Century Art. Berkeley, Los Angeles and London, 1997: 165-167, fig. 98.
1997Kelder, Diane. The Great Book of French Impressionism, 1997: no. 333, repro.
1998Boeckl, Christine M. "Self-Portraits: Men" in Helene E. Roberts, ed., Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art. 2 vols. Chicago, 1998: 802, 804.
1999Wood, Paul (editor). The Challenge of the Avant-Garde. New Haven, 1999: 172-173, repro.
2000Paul Gauguin, von der Bretagne nach Tahiti: ein Abruch zur Moderne. Exh. cat. Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, 2000: 53, repro.
2000Lobstein, Dominique. "Die Ausstellung Paul Gauguin in der Galerie Barbazanges im Jahre 1919." in Paul Gauguin: Von der Bretagne nach Tahiti. Ein Aufbruch zur Moderne. Exh. cat., Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, 2000:119-128.
2000Jirat-Wasiutynski, Vojtech. Technique and Meaning in the Paintings of Paul Gauguin. Cambridge, 2000: 174-175, repro.
2000Art Nouveau, 1890-1914. Exh. cat. Victoria & Albert Museum, London; National Gallery of Art, Washington; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 2000-2001: no. 121.
2001Mathews, Nancy Mowll. Paul Gauguin--An Erotic Life. New Haven, 2001: 143-144, fig. 48.
2001Gauguin's Nirvana: Painters at Le Pouldu 1889-1890. Exh. cat. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, 2001: 30-31, 67, 68-70, 96-97, 105, 110, 119, 137, repro.
2001Adriani, Götz, Henri Rousseau: Der Zöllner, Grenzgänger zur Moderne. Exh. cat. Kunsthalle Tübingen, 2001: 146, repro.
2001Van Gogh and Gauguin: The Studio of the South. Exh. cat. The Art Institute of Chicago; Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, 2001: 309, 312 repro.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 372-373, no. 305, color repro.
2011Morrison, Ann. "Gauguin's Gambit." Smithsonian 41, no. 11 (March 2011): 62: color repro.
2013Monneret, Jean. Catalogue raisonné du Salon des Indépendants 1884-2000: Les Indépendants dans l’histoire de l’art. Paris, 2000: 65, color repro.

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