Te Faruru (Making Love) by Paul Gauguin

Relating to his painting Upaupa, two figures (male & female) embrace in the foreground.

Details

Medium:
Coloured monotype
Dimensions:
34 x 26 cm
Art Fund grant:
£15,000 ( Total: £46,000)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Stephen Somerville

I fire burns in the right background. The colours are very pale.

Provenance

Vivien Leigh; Lady Olivier; Lisseters of Bicester; Barbara Taylor; Gerland Taylor; Stephen Somerville

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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