THE ALYSCAMPS seen by the Painters

LES ALYSCAMPS vu par les Peintres

During the fall of 1888, Paul Gauguin and Vincent Van Gogh confront each other in Arles through a series of paintings.
In particular, they will each paint the Alyscamps, the "Champs-Élysées Arlésiens", site of the Roman necropolis.

Gauguin will choose not to transcribe reality and will make the autumn colors blaze.
Currently visible at the Musée d'Orsay.

Very good week! - To Arles .

During 1888 autumn, Paul Gauguin and Vincent Van Gogh performed in Arles with painting.

Both of them choosed The Alyscamps, Arles's Champs Elisee, the old roman cemetery.

Gauguin Chose not to recreate the true colors and died to make shine the Autumn colors.

This painting is actually on Musée d'Orsay (Paris).