Gauguin's Early Tahitian Idols

Amishai-Maisels, Ziva
June 1978
Art Bulletin;Jun78, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p331
Academic Journal
Focuses on wooden Tahitian idols that were curved by Paul Gauguin. Information on Tahitian mythology; Problems in the portrayal of the idols; Description of the sculptures, the 'Idol With a Shell' and 'Crucifixion.'


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