Manao Tupapau (The Spirit of the Dead Watching)
Paul Gauguin (French, 1848–1903)
Kornfeld 29 III; Guérin 36
Block: 22.9 x 52.1 cm (9 x 20 1/2 in.) Sheet: 23.5 x 58 cm (9 1/4 x 22 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodcut printed by Gauguin in black with hand and stencil additions in color on dark cream Asian paper
Not On View
Colored with yellow, green, violet, brown and red.
William G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); his gift to MFA, December 9,1954.
Gift of W. G. Russell Allen