Paul Gauguin. Manao tupapau (Watched by the Spirits of the Dead), state IV, from the suite Noa Noa (Fragrant Scent). 1893–94

Paul Gauguin Manao tupapau (Watched by the Spirits of the Dead), state IV, from the suite Noa Noa (Fragrant Scent) 1893–94

  • Not on view
composition: 7 15/16 × 13 15/16" (20.2 × 35.4 cm); sheet: 8 1/8 × 14 1/16" (20.6 × 35.7 cm)
Paul Gauguin
approx. 5 proofs
The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Endowment for Prints, Richard S. Zeisler Bequest (by exchange), The Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III Endowment, and Andreas Halvorsen
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