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The Universe is Created (L'Univers est créé), from Fragrance (Noa Noa)

Series/Portfolio:
Noa Noa (Fragrance)
Artist:
Paul Gauguin (French, Paris 1848–1903 Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands )
Date:
1893–94
Medium:
Woodcut on china paper
Dimensions:
block: 8 x 13 15/16 in. (20.3 x 35.4 cm) sheet: 10 3/4 x 16 11/16 in. (27.3 x 42.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.38.8
Not on view
Inscription: In graphite, lower left: Paul Gauguin fait; In graphite, lower right: Pola Gauguin imp.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Lure of the Exotic: Gauguin in New York Collections," June 18, 2002–October 20, 2002.

Guérin 26; Mongan/Kornfeld 18/2/E.b
Elizabeth Mongan, Eberhardt W. Kornfeld, Harold Joachim Paul Gauguin: Catalogue Raisonné of His Prints. Bern, Switzerland, 1988.



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