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Paul Gauguin’s The Yellow Christ (1889)
On loan from the Albright Knox Gallery (Buffalo);
Centerville Museum of Art
   Paul Gauguin was born on June 7, 1848, in Paris
and lived in Lima, Peru, from 1851 to 1855. He
served in the merchant marines from 1865 to 1871
and traveled in the tropics. Gauguin later worked as
a stockbroker’s clerk in Paris but painted in his free