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An image of The rape of Europa by Paul Gauguin

Paul Gauguin

(France 07 Jun 1848 – 08 May 1903)

Title
The rape of Europa
Alternative title:
L'Enlèvement d'Europe
Year
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
Accession number
DO7.1966
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

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

Exhibition history (2)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1966, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1967 -

Fin de Siècle: posters prints drawings from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Jan 1994–13 Mar 1994