Manao Tupapau (The Spirit of the Dead Watching)

Provenance

Collections of Durio, Vollard; William H. Schab, NY; from whom purchased by MFA April 14, 1955

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Manao Tupapau (The Spirit of the Dead Watching)

  • 1893–94, probably printed 1900–10
  • Paul Gauguin, French, 1848–1903
Dimensions
Block: 20.5 x 35.5 cm (8 1/16 x 14 in.) Sheet: 24.9 x 38.6 cm (9 13/16 x 15 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodcut printed in red, green and brown on thin Japanese paper
Classification
Prints
Catalogue Raisonné
Kornfeld 20 IV.E; Guérin 20
Accession Number
55.242
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