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Te atua (The God), from the Suite of Late Wood-Block Prints

A work made of wood-block print in black ink, with yellow ocher ink offset, on thin ivory japanese paper, laid face down on ivory wove paper (recto); wood-block print in brownish-black ink on ivory wove paper (verso).
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  • A work made of wood-block print in black ink, with yellow ocher ink offset, on thin ivory japanese paper, laid face down on ivory wove paper (recto); wood-block print in brownish-black ink on ivory wove paper (verso).

Date:

1898/99

Artist:

Paul Gauguin
French, 1848-1903

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul Gauguin

Title

Te atua (The God), from the Suite of Late Wood-Block Prints

Origin

France

Date

1898–1899

Medium

Wood-block print in black ink, with yellow ocher ink offset, on thin ivory Japanese paper, laid face down on ivory wove paper (recto); wood-block print in brownish-black ink on ivory wove paper (verso)

Inscriptions

Monogrammed upper center, in image, in reverse: "P G"

Dimensions

243 × 222 mm (image); 243 × 222 mm (sheet); 243 × 222 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

Gift of the Print and Drawing Club

Reference Number

1945.93

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