Rupe Rupe (Obsternte) Oil Painting - Paul Gauguin

Rupe Rupe (Obsternte)

Paul GauguinItem # 168964
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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Rupe Rupe (Obsternte)", originally brought to life by the talented Paul Gauguin. Unlike posters or prints, our hand-painted oil painting breathes an unique sense of depth and texture into your space. Every detail, every stroke, and every texture is meticulously recreated, paying the perfect homage to Paul Gauguin and his artistic vision.

    Owning this piece is more than just decoration - it's a statement of your refined taste in art. Let the vibrant colors and intricate details of this replica serve as a daily reminder of the beauty in our world. Elevate your decor and appreciate the richness of art with our replica of this masterpiece.

  • Painting Description

    "Rupe Rupe (Obsternte)" is a notable painting by the French post-Impressionist artist Paul Gauguin, created during his time in Tahiti. The title, which translates to "Fruit Harvest" in English, reflects the subject matter of the work, which depicts the gathering of fruit, an activity deeply rooted in the Tahitian way of life. Painted in 1899, this artwork is one of Gauguin's many explorations into the life, culture, and landscape of the Polynesian people, a theme that became central to his work after he first traveled to Tahiti in 1891.

    The painting is characterized by Gauguin's distinctive style, which includes a bold use of color, simplified forms, and strong outlines that reflect his synthesis of the natural world with spiritual and symbolic elements. "Rupe Rupe (Obsternte)" showcases Gauguin's departure from European artistic conventions and his embrace of a more liberated approach to painting, influenced by the art of indigenous peoples and his desire to escape the so-called "civilized" world.

    In "Rupe Rupe (Obsternte)," Gauguin captures a moment of communal activity, with figures engaged in the collection and transportation of fruit. The composition is carefully constructed, with a rhythmic arrangement of figures and shapes that create a harmonious balance within the canvas. The painting's palette is rich and vibrant, featuring lush greens, warm earth tones, and the bright hues of the tropical fruit, all contributing to the exotic allure and idyllic representation of Tahitian life.

    As with many of Gauguin's works from this period, "Rupe Rupe (Obsternte)" is not merely a depiction of a local scene but also an expression of the artist's philosophical and aesthetic inquiries. Gauguin's time in Tahiti was marked by a search for a purer, more authentic existence, which he felt was embodied by the Tahitian people and their culture. This painting, like others from his Tahitian oeuvre, reflects Gauguin's romanticized vision of the island as an earthly paradise, untouched by the moral and social decay of industrialized Europe.

    Today, "Rupe Rupe (Obsternte)" is recognized as an important work in Gauguin's oeuvre and is studied for its contribution to the Primitivism movement in art. The painting is also significant for its influence on future generations of artists who sought to break free from traditional Western artistic practices and find inspiration in the art and cultures of non-European societies.

  • Lead Time & Shipping

    When you order this oil painting replica, it typically takes 2-3 weeks to paint. If the artwork is more complex, it might need a little more time to ensure the best quality. Once it's ready, we'll send you a photo for your approval. After you give the green light, we'll ship it to you for free.

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    For the best visual impact, hang your painting at eye level in a well-lit area, preferably with indirect natural light or soft artificial lighting. Avoid direct sunlight and high humidity areas to protect the artwork.
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