Pencil on paper
Drawn in pencil on both sides of the sheet, which probably originates from a schetch-book.
Brothel Scene: Annotated in pencil probably by the artist lower middle: “5”.
Christmas in Brothel: Annotated by the artist, likewise in pencil, with indications of colour-areas to the left: “dunkel roth” (dark red) and on the woman’s right shoulder/breast: “Hel blau” (Light blue).
Ref. Woll 573 Brothel Scene 1903 and Woll 575 Christmas in Brothel 1903-04.
PROVENANCE: Given to Edvard Munch’s dentist, Knut Erik Ek, sometime after 1940.