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GAUGUIN, Paul

Paris 1848 - Atuona, French Polynesia 1903

Canne en bois sculptée

Carved Wood Cane

c. 1888-1890

boxwood with faceted iron tip, mother-of-pearl, glass

type: other

Dimensions (HxWxD): L. 36 34 in.

label in red pencil inside receptacle: 118
in red paint below receptacle opening: L.52.24.44

Acc. No.: 67.187.45a, b (formerly/autrefois L.52.24.44)

Credit Line: Bequest of Miss Adelaide Milton de Groot (1876-1967), 1967

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, August 11, 2011

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Provenance

  • Paris, Collection Ernest Ponthier de Chamaillard
  • 1967, Bequest of Miss Adelaide Milton de Groot (1876-1967)

Bibliography

  • 1963 Gray
    Christopher Gray, Sculpture and Ceramics of Paul Gauguin, Baltimore, 1963, p. 199, no. 80, ill.

Exhibitions

  • 1959 Chicago
    Gauguin, Chicago, Art Institute, 1959, no. 118 (lent by Miss de Groot)

    1959 New York
    Gauguin, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1959, no. 118 (same catalogue as Chicago)

    1960 Paris
    Cent oeuvres de Gauguin, Paris, Galerie Charpentier, 1960, no. 76

    1960 Munich
    Munich, Haus der Kunst, April 1st-May 29th, 1960, no. 141