The Chief's Daughter. Mogmog Using an old painting from the thirties, Jacoulet experimented with two totally different color schemes for this striking portrait of a young girl from the tiny Yap island called Mogmog. The style of the face is very different from the highly realistic studies he was making for prints to be made into blocks directly from drawings...
Paul Jacoulet,The Replacement, Miles (No. 142) The model, a Chinese girl who was living in Seoul, recently lost a baby. Her pet rabbit was a poor substitute, but it gave Jacoulet and idea for an image that has grown steadily more popular since his death. The young lady also was the inspiration for Les Jades (No...
Japanese woodblock, Paul Jacoulet, The Geisha Kiyoka, 1935
Paul Jacoulet, Rainbow Series 1934 Chamorro Woman "Red" Seven Women of the South Seas. Condition: Very Good
Published in June, 1955. The winter flowers of the island of Oshima are camellias, from which is extracted a famous oil popular as a haridressing. This print would seem to have been inteded as the right half of a pair, but since "Graines de Camellia" all too obviously features the same three girls, it is unlikely that a pair was ever completed. Fair condition, the back of the paper is toned. The colors of the image are bright, some tape residue.
The Basket Weaver, Paul Jacoulet, 1948 RemoueYap. Condition: Excellent.
The Tragedienne Manchuria 1960. One of the last and rarest of Jacoulet's prints. Condition Excellent
Paul Jacoulet, Le Chant Des Vagues, Ponape East Carolines, 1936. The image is a very rare First edition in Excellent Condition.
Paul Jacoulet, " In Nature". One of the most exotic and sought after of his Polynesian women. Condition: Excellent.
Paul Jacoulet, Korean Woodblock Print, 1941. One of Jacoulet's most desirable male images. Condition Excellent.
The Yellow Eyed Boys, one of Jacoulet's most successful images. Ohlol, Est Carolines, 1940 Condition: Excellent
Dans L'Isle De Tinian, 1960. One of Jacoulets last works and the last of his shell series. Edition Fewer than 50, Condition: Excellent. Full margins, near perfect paper, there is a quarter inch piece of tape on the top back. No other condition problems. Miles number: 160.
This is Jacoulet's first Manchurian print and the last as the Empire of Chinese Dynasties came to an end in the thirties under the pressure of the Japanese occupation. Silver powders, Bronze powders, Mica, and ground Jade. Credit: Richard Miles. Condition Excellent
"Une Parisienne" This is Jacoulet's Rarest Image considered by many his best. Condition: as good as it gets!!!