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Title

The rape of Europa

1898-1899


Artist

Paul Gauguin

France

07 Jun 1848 - 08 May 1903


Details


Alternative title

L'Enlèvement d'Europe


Date

1898-1899


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Edition

Guerin 65, posthumous print [25/25 from the 1928 edition of 25 proofs printed for Pola Gauguin]


Dimensions

24.2 x 23.0 cm image; 33.1 x 27.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. image, [incised block] "Gauguin" [in reverse]. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DO7.1966


Artist information

Paul Gauguin

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994.