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A Greek Woman Sitting on a Stone Wall

A work made of aquatint, with roulette and burnishing, drypoint, and selective wiping of plate tone on cream wove paper.

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  • A work made of aquatint, with roulette and burnishing, drypoint, and selective wiping of plate tone on cream wove paper.

Date:

1959

Artist:

Paul René Gauguin
Norwegian, 1911-1976

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul René Gauguin

Title

A Greek Woman Sitting on a Stone Wall

Place

Norway (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1959

Medium

Aquatint, with roulette and burnishing, drypoint, and selective wiping of plate tone on cream wove paper

Dimensions

Plate: 37.7 × 49.1 cm (14 7/8 × 19 3/8 in.); Sheet, sight: 39.1 × 50 cm (15 7/16 × 19 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Inger L. Nissen, M.D. and Albert Liebman, M.D.

Reference Number

2001.504

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