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Man with an Ax

A work made of thinned gouache, with pen and black ink, over pen and brown ink, on cream wove paper (discolored to tan), laid down on cream japanese paper.
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  • A work made of thinned gouache, with pen and black ink, over pen and brown ink, on cream wove paper (discolored to tan), laid down on cream japanese paper.

Date:

1891/93

Artist:

Paul Gauguin
French, 1848-1903

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul Gauguin

Title

Man with an Ax

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1891–1893

Medium

Thinned gouache, with pen and black ink, over pen and brown ink, on cream wove paper (discolored to tan), laid down on cream Japanese paper

Dimensions

Image/primary/secondary support: 31.7 × 22.8 cm (12 1/2 × 9 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Edward McCormick Blair

Reference Number

2002.231

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