Fine Prints & Photography

April 0611, 2019
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LOT 177

Lot 177

PAUL GAUGUIN (1848-1903)

PAUL GAUGUIN (1848-1903)
Lot 177 Details
PAUL GAUGUIN (1848-1903), French


Etching and drypoint; signed and dated in the plate at top centre, titled and dated "1891" and numbered "Second State" to gallery label verso
Plate/Sheet 7.2 x 5.7 in — 18.3 x 14.5 cm; 12.6 x 9.5 in — 32 x 24.1 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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PAUL GAUGUIN (1848-1903)
  • PAUL GAUGUIN (1848-1903)
  • PAUL GAUGUIN (1848-1903)

Gallery Moos, Toronto label verso;
Private Collection, Westmount, Quebec


There are approximately twelve known impressions of this print made during the artist's lifetime. Most impressions were printed in 1913 and in 1919 for the album Gauguin. The date of this impression is not known.


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LOT 177

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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