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Woodcut with a Horned Head

Artist:
Paul Gauguin (French, Paris 1848–1903 Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands)
Date:
1898–99
Medium:
Woodcut on transparent laid tissue paper
Dimensions:
5 5/8 x 11 1/4 in. block 6 7/8 x 11 3/8 in. paper
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.7.3
Not on view
Georges-Daniel-de Monfreid (French, 1856–1929)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Prints by Paul Gauguin," February 23, 1971–April 18, 1971.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Lure of the Exotic: Gauguin in New York Collections," June 18, 2002–October 20, 2002.

Mongan/Kornfeld 48;Guérin 67
Elizabeth Mongan, Eberhardt W. Kornfeld, Harold Joachim Paul Gauguin: Catalogue Raisonné of His Prints. Bern, Switzerland, 1988.

Colta Ives, Susan Alyson Stein, Charlotte Hale, Marjorie Shelley The Lure of the Exotic: Gauguin in New York Collections. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University Press, New York, 2002, cat. no. 71, pp. 98, 222, ill.



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