Le Chant Des Vague,.... / Song of the Wave
PAUL JACOULET (1896-1960)
LE CHANT DES VAGUE. PONAPE. EST CAROLINES / SONG OF THE WAVE - East Carolines
(Miles 37) Color woodcut, signed in pencil. Image 15 1/2 x 12 inches. Good Luck Hammer stamp from 1936-37 below the pencil signature. Maeda/Ogawa (carver/printer) stamp in lower right margin. Stamped 174/350 on verso. Fewer than 130 were printed in this edition. Another edition of fewer that 100 was also printed. Full margins
Fresh condition save for slight darkening at the tip of the lower sheet edge.
East Carolines is among Jacoulet"s South Sea pints
"The South Seas prints were all created from sketches and paintings done between 1929 and 1936...Since many were lost because of WW11 bombing of Tokyo, several are among the rarest and most desirable of all the artist's oeuvre" - from "The Prints of Paul Jacoulet" Richard Miles, 1982
Block prints, arts and crafts, Frances Gearhart, Nudes,