The Meal (The Bananas) is an 1891 painting in the Post-Impressionist style by the leading French artist Paul Gauguin. This work is located in the Musée d’Orsay in Paris, France.
Bananas play a notable role in Tahiti’s agriculture and economy. Bananas are a tropical fruit, and Tahiti’s warm climate and fertile soil provide favorable conditions for their cultivation. Bananas are a staple food in Tahitian households, providing a valuable source of nutrition. Their accessibility and versatility make them a popular choice for daily consumption.