February 8, 2015

Qatar Museums Authority pays $300m for ‘‘Nafea’’ by Gauguin

Nafea Faa Ipoipo Nafea Faa Ipoipo (When Will You Marry?), a 1892 oil on canvas by French artist Paul Gauguin. Source: Artothek/AP Photo Above Paul Gauguin painting of two Tahitian girls sold for about $300 million,the work was purchased by the Qatar Museums Authority, according to the NY Times. The 1892 painting, “Nafea Faa Ipoipo (When Will You Marry?)” was sold by the Rudolf Staechelin...

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