Gauguin Drawings from the Armand Hammer Collection

Selections from Breton Sketchbook No. 16

May 16 – November 7, 1993

West Building Ground Floor

THIS EXHIBITION IS NO LONGER ON VIEW AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY.

Overview: 36 drawings were selected from Paul Gauguin's Breton Sketchbook No. 16, which he used during visits to Copenhagen and Brittany between 1884 and 1888. These works were shown as part of a continuous series of changing exhibitions highlighting drawings from the Armand Hammer collection.

Organization: Margaret Morgan Grasselli, curator of old master drawings at the National Gallery, coordinated the exhibition.

Image: Paul Gauguin, Monkey and Cottage; Little Breton Boy [recto], 1884-1888, graphite and crayon on wove paper, The Armand Hammer Collection, 1991.217.32.a

Related Artists

Gauguin, Paul
French
, 1848 - 1903