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Sketches of Seated Figures and Chickens (recto), Nude Female Torso (related to the painting Te a no areois [The Seed of the Areoi]) (verso), from the Carnet de Tahiti (Tahitian sketchbook)

A work made of graphite (recto); graphite with traces of green watercolor offset (verso); on cream wove paper (removed from a sketchbook).
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  • A work made of graphite (recto); graphite with traces of green watercolor offset (verso); on cream wove paper (removed from a sketchbook).

Date:

1891/93

Artist:

Paul Gauguin
French, 1848-1903

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Artist

Paul Gauguin

Title

Sketches of Seated Figures and Chickens (recto), Nude Female Torso (related to the painting Te a no areois [The Seed of the Areoi]) (verso), from the Carnet de Tahiti (Tahitian sketchbook)

Origin

France

Date

1891–1893

Medium

Graphite (recto); graphite with traces of green watercolor offset (verso); on cream wove paper (removed from a sketchbook)

Dimensions

108 × 167 mm

Credit Line

Carrie Lake Morton Fund

Reference Number

1970.1231

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