Paul Gauguin -
Vaïraumati tei oa (Her Name is Vairaumati).
1892. Oil on canvas. The Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow, Russia.
, Gauguin misspelled it, is a name of a mythic earth mother of Tahitian legend. With the god Oro as father, she was the Tahitian Eve, who gave birth for the entire island race
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