University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Richard S. Field

Gauguin’s Woodcuts

By: Richard S. Field

Like many artists before and after him, Paul Gauguin used the medium of the print to reĀ­capitulate and initiate ideas and images. The first lithographs (1889) and the first woodcuts (1894) both summarized the creative years which preceded and carried stylistic trends furĀ­ther. In the first series of ten woodcuts, which may be called the […]