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Nave nave fenua (Delightful Land), from the Noa Noa Suite

A work made of wood-block print, printed twice in yellow ocher and black inks, over a yellow ink tone block, and stenciled red oil medium, on cream japanese paper discolored to a grayish tone.
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  • A work made of wood-block print, printed twice in yellow ocher and black inks, over a yellow ink tone block, and stenciled red oil medium, on cream japanese paper discolored to a grayish tone.

Date:

1893–94

Artist:

Paul Gauguin
French, 1848-1903

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul Gauguin

Title

Nave nave fenua (Delightful Land), from the Noa Noa Suite

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1893–1894

Medium

Wood-block print, printed twice in yellow ocher and black inks, over a yellow ink tone block, and stenciled red oil medium, on cream Japanese paper discolored to a grayish tone

Dimensions

Image: 35.9 × 20.7 cm (14 3/16 × 8 3/16 in.); Sheet: 39.2 × 25 cm (15 7/16 × 9 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Edward McCormick Blair

Reference Number

2002.256

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