49
49

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE SIDNEY E. FRANK

After Paul Gauguin
1848-1903
CYLINDRE AU CHRIST ET A L'IDOLE
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 5,700 USD
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49

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE SIDNEY E. FRANK

After Paul Gauguin
1848-1903
CYLINDRE AU CHRIST ET A L'IDOLE
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 5,700 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Impressionist and Modern Art

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After Paul Gauguin
1848-1903
1848-1903
CYLINDRE AU CHRIST ET A L'IDOLE

numbered 5/6 and inscribed with the foundry mark C Valsuani cire perdue, at bottom


bronze with dark brown patina
height 19 1/2 in.
49.5 cm.
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Catalogue Note

Cast in the 1960s after the wood cylinder done by Gauguin circa 1894 in Tahiti or the Marquesas.  The designs above the head of Christ and elsewhere are based on Marquesan war clubs and tattooes. 

Impressionist and Modern Art

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New York