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PAUL GAUGUIN

(FRENCH, 1848 - 1903)

Bretonne gardant les oies (Breton woman tending Geese), 1886 - 1887

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LOT DETAILS


Materials:

Painted earthenware

Measurements:

3.94 in. (10.00 cm.) (height) by 2.76 in. (7.00 cm.) (width) by 2.76 in. (7.00 cm.) (depth)

Markings:

Signed monogram P.Go/55

Exhibited:

Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen, 1893, possibly cat. no. 168 ('Jar in burnt clay. Belongs to the painter Mogens Ballin'). 'Gauguin et ses amis. Peintres en Bretagne. Pont-Aven et Le Pouldu', Centre Sainte-Benin / Old Convent Saint-Benin, Archeological Museum of Valle d'Aoste, July 3-November 7, 1993, ill. p. 46 and 117

Literature:

Christopher Gray: 'Sulpture and Ceramics of Paul Gauguin', Baltimore, 1963, no. 40, ill. p. 150 and mentioned pp. 13?14. Merete Bodelsen: 'Gauguin Ceramics in Danish Collections', 1960, cat. no. 7, ill. p. 28. Merete Bodelsen: 'Gauguin's Ceramics. A Study in the Development of his Art', London, 1964, cat. no. 30, ill. p. 222

Provenance:

The Danish artist Mogens Ballin, Copenhagen. Esther Bredholt, Copenhagen. Private collection, Denmark

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