Happy Birthday Paul Gauguin (1848–1903)!
It is the 163rd anniversary of the birth of this leading French Post-Impressionist. Joslyn's collection features one Gauguin lithograph: Dramas of the Sea: Brittany (Les Drames de la mer, Bretagne), 1889, zinc lithograph on canary-yellow paper, Gift in memory of Rose Blumkin, 2000.29. Follow the link to see a picture of this work, also in the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago. 

Galleries 6 through 10 Closed for Reinstallation
During the summer months, as the north Memorial building galleries are reinstalled, be sure to visit the Joslyn Treasures exhibition for more permanent collection highlights.