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  • Anyone here like Gaugain, he raped little Polynesian girls and made great paintings.

    James Brown’s Bisseleh Yiddish | Jewschool 2006

  • The French Government Telegraph Administration became at once interested in the new receiver, and a commission of eminent electricians, consisting of Du Moncel, Blavier, Froment, Gaugain, and other practical and theoretical specialists, was appointed to decide on its merits.

    Heroes of the Telegraph John Munro 1889

  • And a greater stylist than even Stevenson is the author of a little volume which I keep by my side ever since Mr. Frederick O'Brien and the terrifying Gaugain have turned us to the islands of the Pacific.

    Confessions of a Book-Lover Maurice Francis Egan 1888

  • Gaugain may be Gauguin p237 (Paul Gauguin from context)

    Confessions of a Book-Lover Maurice Francis Egan 1888

  • Built from a gutted and refurbished Airstream Pan America RV designed by Paris-based Thierry Gaugain of Philippe Starck fame, the trailer is a masculine pit stop where girls are more than welcome all the better if you can handle the

    The Full Feed from Hellin Kay 2011

  • Wilson said he's also inspired by Gaugain and others who developed such a fascination with the art of so called "primitive" peoples.

    unknown title 2009

  • Rumors abound that it actually was Gaugain that cut it of in a drunken bout and that the two maverick artists agreed to make the most of the situation.

    Boing Boing 2009

  • See also Gaugain on the Gramme machine, 'Ann. de Chem. et de Phys,' vol.xxviii. p. 324] He aimed at giving continuous motion to such

    Fragments of science, V. 1-2 John Tyndall 1856


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  • He is an impressionist painter who moved to Polynesia and used vibrant colors for his pictures of the natives.

    April 7, 2009