Manao Tupapau (Watched by the Spirits of the Dead)
Woodcut on China paper
carved 1893-1894; printed 1921
Sheet: 10 7/16 x 16 3/8 in. (26.5 x 41.6 cm)
Image: 8 x 14 in. (20.3 x 35.6 cm) (show scale)
Verso stamped lower right: "BROOKLYN MUSEUM/BROOKLYN, N.Y." in rectangle (Lugt 307b)
Lower left monogram in block: "PGO"
Upper right above image in graphite: "no 42"; upper left in block: "Manao tupupau"; lower left below image in graphite: "Paul Gauguin fait"; lower right below image in graphite: "Pola Gauguin imp"
Verso lower right in graphite: "25.155.20"
Museum Collection Fund
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Paul Gauguin (French, 1848-1903). Manao Tupapau (Watched by the Spirits of the Dead), carved 1893-1894; printed 1921. Woodcut on China paper, Sheet: 10 7/16 x 16 3/8 in. (26.5 x 41.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 25.155 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 25.155_bw.jpg)
overall, 25.155_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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