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Manao tupapau (Spirit of the Dead Watching), 1892


© Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York; Used with permission

Paul Gauguin (French, 1848-1903). Manao tupapau (Spirit of the Dead Watching), 1892. Oil on burlap mounted on canvas. 28 1/2 x 36 3/8 in. (72.4 x 92.4 cm). A. Conger Goodyear Collection, 1965. 1965:1.

© Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

About the show:

Cézanne to Picasso: Ambroise Vollard, Patron of the Avant-Garde is the first comprehensive exhibition devoted to the French art dealer and publisher Ambroise Vollard (1866–1939). The full exhibition contains some 100 paintings, along with ceramics, sculpture, prints, and livres d'artistes (limited-edition artists' books) commissioned and published by Vollard, all of which illustrate his superb eye for art, patronage of artists and unique place as a singular influence on Modern Art.

Scheduled Venues

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: September 14, 2006–January 7, 2007
The Art Institute of Chicago: February 17–May 12, 2007
Musée d'Orsay, Paris : June 19–September 16, 2007
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