Norwegian artist Edvard Munch (1863-1944) is internationally acclaimed for his iconic The Scream. However, Munch also created numerous landscapes and portraits, including this expressive depiction of his sister Inger above, done early in his career.
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Click on the work of art to enhance it. NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART Oslo, Norway FAST FACTS National Gallery of Art is now part of the National Museum of Art, Architecture, and Design; established in 1837 by act of Parliament; emphasis on Norwegian Art. Famous for collection of EDVARD MUNCH (1863-1944), from 1880s to […]
Click on the two paintings to enhance them. “In the meantime I can tell you that the last two studies are rather funny. Number 30 canvases, a wooden and straw chair, all yellow on red tiles against a wall (daytime). Then Gauguin’s armchair, red and green, night effect, on the seat two novels and candle.”* […]