Le Pêcheur buvant auprès de sa Pirogue (A Fisherman Drinking Beside His Canoe); verso: Mahna No Varua Ino (The Devil Speaks)

1893–94
Paul Gauguin (French, 1848–1903), Printer Louis Roy (French, 1862 - 1907)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kornfeld 33 I and 19 IV.D; Guérin 34 iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.9 x 39.6 cm (9 13/16 x 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.335

Medium or Technique

Two proof impressions of the same woodcut, one upside down, printed in dark brown ink (recto); and color woodcut (verso) on tan Japanese paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); given by his estate to MFA. (Accession date: February 11, 1960)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen