L'Enlèvement d'Europe (The Rape of Europa)

1898–99
Paul Gauguin (French, 1848–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kornfeld 47 A; Guérin 065

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.7 x 21.2 cm (9 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.) (maximum dimensions; sheet cut to five sided shape)

Accession Number

64.2207

Medium or Technique

Woodcut transfer printed by Gauguin on two sheets of thin dark cream Asian paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Label: Counterproof of a woodcut on thin dark cream Asian paper. For full description see Conservation Survey, examination 11-2002.

Inscription

Lower left in pen and black ink: 20

Provenance

Laurence K. Marshall, Cambridge, MA; gift December 9, 1964.

Credit Line

Centennial gift of Laurence K. Marshall