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The Creation of the World

A work made of pen and black ink and white and gray gouache, with touches of graphite on cream wove tracing paper, laid down on white wove paper, laid down on cream board.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of pen and black ink and white and gray gouache, with touches of graphite on cream wove tracing paper, laid down on white wove paper, laid down on cream board.

Date:

1945

Artist:

Jacques Gaston Duchamp Villon
French, 1875-1963

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jacques Villon

Title

The Creation of the World

Origin

France

Date

1945

Medium

Pen and black ink and white and gray gouache, with touches of graphite on cream wove tracing paper, laid down on white wove paper, laid down on cream board

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower left, in pen and black ink: "Jacques Villon"; inscribed lower right, in graphite: "la creation du monde/1945"

Dimensions

415 × 305 mm (primary support); 420 × 310 mm (secondary support); 484 × 364 mm (tertiary support)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Frank B. Hubachek

Reference Number

1967.36

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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