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The Devil Speaks

Artist:
Paul Gauguin (French, Paris 1848–1903 Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands)
Date:
1893–94
Medium:
Woodcut on china paper
Dimensions:
8 x 14 in. block 10 3/8 x 16 7/8 in. paper
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.38.7
Not on view
Mahna No Varua Ino

Inscription: inscribed in graphite, lower left: Paul Gauguin fait
inscribed in graphite, lower right: Pola Gauguin imp.
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 19/IV/E
Colta Ives, The Metropolitan Museum of Art The Great Wave: The Influence of Japanese Woodcuts on French Prints. Ex. cat. New York, 1974, fig. no. 113, pp. 108-9, ill.

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



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