Te tamari no atua

Te tamari no atua (Polynesian for The Son of God) or The Birth is an 1896 oil on canvas painting by Paul Gauguin, now in the Neue Pinakothek in Munich. It forms a Nativity in Polynesian guise.[1]

Te tamari no atua
The Birth - Te tamari no atua Paul Gauguin 1896.jpg
ArtistPaul Gauguin
Mediumoil on canvas
Dimensions96 cm × 126 cm (38 in × 50 in)
LocationNeue Pinakothek, Munich


  1. ^ David Haziot, Gauguin, Fayard, 2017, p. 23.