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Opening-Weekend Lecture: “My dear Mette: Paul Gauguin, Mette Gad, and the Danish Adventure”

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Paul Gauguin, "Tahitian Woman with a Flower" (detail), 1891

Paul Gauguin, "Tahitian Woman with a Flower" (detail), 1891. Oil on canvas, 27 3/4 x 18 1/4 in. (70.5 x 46.5 cm). Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Photograph by Ole Haupt, © Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen

Koret Auditorium

Join us for a lecture by Line Pedersen, curator at the Ny Calsberg Glyptotek in Copenhagen, who will speak about Gauguin, his wife, Mette, and their time in Denmark. The Gylptotek’s collection of Gauguin’s paintings, wood carvings, and ceramics are part of the Gauguin: A Spiritual Journey exhibition on view at the de Young.

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This program is free and open to the public. Seating is first come, first served.

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