Lot 21 of 426:
Gauguin's color woodcuts reproduced  

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Gauguin: A Portfolio of 12 Color Woodblocks from the Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (cover title)
Gauguin, Paul
New York
American Studio Books

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
Portfolio has been repaired at fold, some ink smudges and mild sunning; plates toned a bit; very good.
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