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Head of a Tahitian Woman (recto), Sketches of Anatomical Details (verso)

A work made of pen and brown ink (originally purple) (recto); graphite (verso); on cream wove paper, discolored to tan (removed from a sketchbook).
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink (originally purple) (recto); graphite (verso); on cream wove paper, discolored to tan (removed from a sketchbook).

Date:

1891/93

Artist:

Paul Gauguin
French, 1848-1903

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul Gauguin

Title

Head of a Tahitian Woman (recto), Sketches of Anatomical Details (verso)

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1891–1893

Medium

Pen and brown ink (originally purple) (recto); graphite (verso); on cream wove paper, discolored to tan (removed from a sketchbook)

Dimensions

14 × 8.8 cm (5 9/16 × 3 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edith Cummings Munson

Reference Number

1985.981

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