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Le Sourire

Artist:
Paul Gauguin (French, Paris 1848–1903 Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands)
Date:
1899
Medium:
Woodcut on china paper
Dimensions:
block: 4 x 7 1/4 in. (10.2 x 18.4 cm) sheet: 10 3/4 x 16 5/8 in. (27.3 x 42.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.38.5
Not on view
The Smile

Inscription: inscribed in graphite, lower left: Paul Gauguin fait
inscribed 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.

Mongan/ Kornfeld 58.D.b
Elizabeth Mongan, Eberhardt W. Kornfeld, Harold Joachim Paul Gauguin: Catalogue Raisonné of His Prints. Bern, Switzerland, 1988.



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