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The Universe Is Created

Series/Portfolio:
Noa Noa (Fragrance)
Artist:
Paul Gauguin (French, Paris 1848–1903 Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands )
Date:
1893–94
Medium:
Woodcut printed in color on wove paper
Dimensions:
Block: 8 1/16 × 13 7/8 in. (20.4 × 35.3 cm) Sheet: 10 1/4 × 19 1/16 in. (26 × 48.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.6.6
Not on view
L'Univers est créé

Signature: signed in block, lower right: PGO

Inscription: inscribed in block, lower left: l'Univers est créé
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Gauguin: Paintings, Drawings, Prints, Sculpture, Chicago and New York, 1959," April 23, 1959–May 31, 1959.

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.

Princeton University Art Museum. "Gauguin's Paradise Remembered: The Noa Noa Prints," September 25, 2010–January 2, 2011.

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "Gauguin: Metamorphoses," March 8, 2014–June 8, 2014.

Mongan/Kornfeld 18.II.B:Guerin 26.II
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. 76, pp. 103, 223, ill.

Calvin Brown, Alastair Wright Gauguin's Paradise Remembered: The Noa Noa Prints. Exh. cat., Princeton University Art Museum, September 25, 2010-January 2, 2011. New Haven, CT, 2010, cat. no. 11, ill.



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