Lot 21 of 426:
Gauguin's color woodcuts reproduced  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
Gauguin: A Portfolio of 12 Color Woodblocks from the Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (cover title)
Author:
Gauguin, Paul
Place:
New York
Publisher:
American Studio Books
Date:
1946
Description:

12 plates with color reproductions of Gaugin's woodcuts. 43.6x32.8 cm (17¼x13"), presented with an introduction leaf by W.G. Russell Allen in paper portfolio.

"Ten of the cuts reproduced...which constitute the whole of his best known series, were made at Pont-Aven beginning in the fall of 1894, after Gauguin's return from his first trip to Tahiti." -Allen

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Portfolio has been repaired at fold, some ink smudges and mild sunning; plates toned a bit; very good.
 
Item number:
305938
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