Provincetown, Massachusetts, 1917

  • Gustave Baumann, American, 1881-1971

Woodcut printed in color ink on laid paper

  • Image: 13 1/4 × 11 inches (33.7 × 27.9 cm) Sheet: 16 1/4 × 13 5/8 inches (41.3 × 34.6 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

20.50

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Woodcut (process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Houses
  • Cityscape
  • Woodcut (print)
  • United states

Signed, on block, lower right: [artist's monogram] Signed, in pencil, lower right: Gustave Baumann

Watermark: [obscured by lower right of image]

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: Provincetown Mass Inscribed, in green ink, lower center: no 16/100 Inscribed, in pencil, center bottom edge: No-12

1920-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Chamberlain, Gala, ed. In a Modern Rendering: The Color Woodcuts of Gustave Baumann, A Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 2019, pp. 214-216, cat. 56.

Gustave Baumann, Provincetown, Massachusetts, 1917, woodcut printed in color ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 20.50.