Sketches of Figures, Pandanus Leaf, and Vanilla Plant
France (Artist's nationality:)
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black fabricated chalk and watercolor on cream wove paper (removed from a sketchbook)
31.3 × 20.1 cm (12 3/8 × 7 15/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morton G. Neumann
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Harold Joachim and Sandra Haller Olsen, French Drawings and Sketchbooks of the Nineteenth Century 2 (Chicago, 1979), p. 57, no. 3F3.
Britt Salvesen, with Douglas W. Druick and Peter Kort Zegers, Gauguin (Chicago, 2001), pp. 81 and 108, no. 9 (ill.).
Geneva, Gérald Cramer, “Catalogue de Très Beaux Livres Illustrés Estampes et Sculptures Modernes,” p. 27, cat. 75 (ill.).
New York, Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, “The Many-sided Artist,” March 1961, cat. 34, plate XXIV.
Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland City Art Gallery, “Paul Gauguin: Pages From the Pacific,” August 4-October 15, 1995, pp. 35 and 49, cat. 6 (ill. and back cover ill.), cat. by Douglas Druick and Peter Zegers.
Georges Daniel de Monfreid (1856-1929, Paris). Given by Mr. and Mrs. Morton G. Neumann to the Art Institute, 1966.
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