Te faruru (Here We Make Love), from the Noa Noa Suite

A work made of wood-block print, printed twice in golden-brown and black inks, with selective wiping of the black ink, over a selectively inked yellow tone block, and transferred deep-yellow, red, and orange oil-based media, some containing beeswax and conifer resin (probably pine resin), with hand-applied dark yellow and brown gouache, on cream japanese paper (previously mounted on mottled blue wove paper laid down on cream wove card [a presentation mount]).
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  • A work made of wood-block print, printed twice in golden-brown and black inks, with selective wiping of the black ink, over a selectively inked yellow tone block, and transferred deep-yellow, red, and orange oil-based media, some containing beeswax and conifer resin (probably pine resin), with hand-applied dark yellow and brown gouache, on cream japanese paper (previously mounted on mottled blue wove paper laid down on cream wove card [a presentation mount]).

Date:

1893/94

Artist:

Paul Gauguin
French, 1848-1903

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Artist

Paul Gauguin

Title

Te faruru (Here We Make Love), from the Noa Noa Suite

Origin

France

Date

1893–1894

Medium

Wood-block print, printed twice in golden-brown and black inks, with selective wiping of the black ink, over a selectively inked yellow tone block, and transferred deep-yellow, red, and orange oil-based media, some containing beeswax and conifer resin (probably pine resin), with hand-applied dark yellow and brown gouache, on cream Japanese paper (previously mounted on mottled blue wove paper laid down on cream wove card [a presentation mount])

Dimensions

357 × 205 mm (image/sheet)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1950.158

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