The Creation of the Universe (L'Univers est crée)
Woodcut on China paper
carved winter 1893-1894; printed 1921
Sheet: 10 11/16 x 16 9/16 in. (27.1 x 42.1 cm)
Image: 8 x 13 7/8 in. (20.3 x 35.2 cm) (show scale)
Verso stamped lower center: "BROOKLYN MUSEUM/BROOKLYN, N.Y." in rectangle (Lugt 307b)
Lower right monogram in block: "PGO"
Upper right above the image in graphite: "no 42"; lower left in block: "l'Univers est crée"; lower left below the image in graphite: "Paul Gauguin fait"; lower right below the image in graphite: "Pola Gauguin imp"
Verso lower center in graphite: "25.153.20"
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Paul Gauguin (French, 1848-1903). The Creation of the Universe (L'Univers est crée), carved winter 1893-1894; printed 1921. Woodcut on China paper, Sheet: 10 11/16 x 16 9/16 in. (27.1 x 42.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 25.153 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 25.153_bw.jpg)
overall, 25.153_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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