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image of Haystacks in Brittany Paul Gauguin (artist)
French, 1848 - 1903
Haystacks in Brittany, 1890
oil on canvas
overall: 74.3 x 93.6 cm (29 1/4 x 36 7/8 in.) framed: 96.5 x 115.6 x 7.6 cm (38 x 45 1/2 x 3 in.)
Gift of the W. Averell Harriman Foundation in memory of Marie N. Harriman
Not on View
From the Tour: Paul Gauguin
Object 4 of 8

Exhibition History

Probably Société des Beaux-Arts de Béziers, Salle Berlioz, 15 rue Solférino, Béziers, Héralt, April - May 1901, no. 51 as Paysage de Bretagne.
Ausstellung von Werken von Paul Gauguin, Grossherzogliches Museum für Kunst und Kunstgewerbe am Karlsplatz, Weimar, 7 July-15 September 1905, no. 2, as Kartoffelfeld.
Salon d'Automne, Grand Palais, Paris, 1906, no. 16 as Le Champ de Pommes de terre.
Paul Gauguin 1848-1903: A Retrospective Loan Exhibition for the Benefit of Les Amis de Paul Gauguin, Wildenstein & Co., New York, 1936, no. 15, repro., as The Potato Field.
Paul Gauguin Exhibition of Paintings and Prints, San Francisco Museum of Art, 1936, no. 10, as The Potato Field.
French Painting, Marie Harriman Gallery, New York, 1937, no. 10, as The Potato Field.
Golden Gate International Exhibition, San Francisco, 1940, no. 265
Modern French Painting, Skidmore College Art Gallery, New York, 1942, no. 19.
A Loan Exhibition of Paul Gauguin for the Benefit of the New York Infirmary, Wildenstein & Co., New York, 1946, no. 11, repro., as Landscape, Brittany.
French Painting from David to Cezanne, The Norton Gallery, West Palm Beach; The Lowe Gallery, University of Miami, Coral Gables, 1953, no. 27.
Loan Exhibition - Gauguin - For the Benefit of The Citizen's Committee for Children of New York City, Inc., Wildenstein & Co., 1956, no. 19, repro., as Les Meules-Landscape.
Paul Gauguin 1848-1903, The Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, 1956, no. 15, as The Hayricks (Pes [sic] Meules).
Paul Gauguin, The Lowe Gallery, University of Miami, Coral Gables, March 1956, no. 11, as The Hayricks (Les Meules).
Turn of the Century, Denver Art Museum, October-November 1956, no. 11, as Les Meules.
Harpur College, Endicott, New York, May 1957.
New York School for Social Work, March/April 1957.
Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences, January/February 1958.
Exhibition of the Marie and Averell Harriman Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1961, unnumbered catalogue, repro. 24.
Van Gogh, Gauguin, and Their Circle: An Exhibition for the Benefit of the Episcopal Mission Society in the Diocese of New York, Christie, Manson & Woods, New York, 1968, no. 10, repro.
One Hundred Years of Impressionism: A Tribute to Durand-Ruel For the Benefit of The New York University Art Collection, Wildenstein, New York, 1970, no. 73, repro., as Les Meules.
The Early Work of Paul Gauguin: Genesis of An Artist, The Cincinnati Art Museum, 1971, no. 29, repro., as Brittany Landscape (Les Moules [sic] ou le Champ de Pommes de Terre).
Capolavori Impressionisti dei Musei Americani, Museo e Gallerie Nazionali di Capodimonte, Naples; Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan, 1986-1987, no. 19, repro.
The Art of Paul Gauguin, National Gallery of Art, Washington; The Art Institute of Chicago; Grand Palais, Paris, 1988-1989, no. 107, repro.
Gogen: Vzgliad iz Rossli, The State Hermitage Museum, Leningrad and the State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, 1989, no. 17, repro.
Französische Impressionisten und ihre Wegbereiter aus der National Gallery of Art, Washington und dem Cincinnati Art Museum, Neue Pinakothek, Munich, 1990, no. 68, repro.
From El Greco to Cézanne: Masterpieces of European Painting from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, and The Metroplitan Museum of Art, New York, National Gallery of Greece, Athens, 1992-1993, no. 67, repro.
From Monet to Matisse: Landscape Painting in France 1874-1914, National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, 1994, no. 228, repro.
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 58, repro.
Künstlerkolonien in Europa, 'Im Zeichen der Ebene und des Himmels', Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg; Singer Museum, Laren, The Netherlands, 2001-2002, no. 364, repro. (German cat.), not in Dutch catalogue, which was museum's March 2002 bulletin.
Gauguin: Maker of Myth, Tate, London; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2010-2011, no. 57, repro.

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