The Moon and Sixpence Setting & Symbolism

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London

When Crabbe meets the Stricklands, they are living in London, in a nice apartment.

Paris

Charles Strickland goes to Paris to study painting and stays there for six years.

Rome

Crabbe meets Dirk Stroeve in Rome, where Dirk paints Italian peasants against the beautiful scenery. Later, Dirk continues painting Rome, even after moving to Paris.

Tahiti

All his life, Strickland has longed to live in a quiet island paradise, so he settles in Tahiti when he can finally get a ship to take him there.

Papeete

Papeete is a small village in Tahiti, where Strickland meets Ata. It is the nearest village to Ata's house.

Ata's Hut

Ata and Strickland live in a tiny, two-room hut in the jungle, along with several others. When Strickland is dying, he paints the entire hut with his masterpiece.

Marseilles

After leaving Paris, Strickland goes to Marseilles for a while. That...

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