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Émile Bernard (1868 - 1941)

woodcut in black, coloured by hand with watercolour, on wove paper, 28 cm x 45.6 cm
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation)

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Object data

Object number
p1373V2000
Edition
120/200
Dimensions
28 cm x 45.6 cm, 10.7 cm x 39.3 cm
Catalogue raisonné
Morane 8

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E B by Bernard, Émile
number
120/200
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kna [?] h31716 81

Literature

  • Daniel Morane ; essai biographique par Laure Harscoët-Maire, Emile Bernard 1868-1941 : catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé, 2000, p. 18-19
  • Mary Anne Stevens...[et al.], Emile Bernard 1868-1941 : a pioneer of modern art = ein Wegbereiter der Moderne, cop. 1990, p. 278-280
  • Jacquelynn Baas, Richard S. Field, The artistic revival of the woodcut in France : 1850-1900, 1984, p. 65-67
  • [Marianne Grivel], Gauguin et l'École de Pont-Aven, cop. 1989, p. 42-43
  • Caroline Boyle-Turner, Gauguin and the School of Pont-Aven : prints and paintings, 1989, p.68
  • [auteurs André Cariou, MaryAnne Stevens, Antoine Terrasse], L' aventure de Pont-Aven et Gauguin, 2003, p. 132-133
  • Robert L. Herbert, Peasants and "Primitivism" : French prints from Millet to Gauguin, 1995, p. 82