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Gauguin portrait may not be real deal, art fair warned 

43DCDBF7 0A9C 41C7 A709 19E879DF7E76Teuraheimata a Potoru was thought to have been painted in Tahiti in 1891 - learn more about the artist, here

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A Paris art fair is facing controversy over claims that its star attraction, a rare portrait attributed to Paul Gauguin, may be a fake.

Teuraheimata a Poturu, thought to have been painted in Tahiti in 1891, is being exhibited for the second time, the first outside the United States, at the annual event Fine Arts Paris, which is being held online this month.

Read more on The Times:

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/gauguin-portrait-may-not-be-real-deal-art-fair-warned-tfp6pb7bx

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