The Wave, 1895-1898

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The female form enchanted Artistide Maillola nd it remained a constant theme in his art. In this woodcut Maillol used a variety of marks to represent the waves that swirl around a radiant nude, but seem to hardly touch her.

The Wave
Artist Life
Accession Number
(Armstrong Fine Art, Chicago); sold to MIA, 2000.
Catalogue Raisonne
Guerin 8
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