Edvard Munch specialists. Norwegian Fine Art.

Finished
The Annual Norwegian Edvard Munch Sale 2015

Auction Wednesday December 9 2015 at 15:00

Munch, Edvard (1863-1944)
August Strindberg

Lithograph printed in black on medium thin cream paper

Sheet: 590x425 mm Image: 510x367 mm
Signed in the stone lower left: E Munch
Somewhat uncertain signature in pencil lower right: E Munch.
1896
Woll 66 V.

Auctioned Wednesday December 9 2015 at 15:00

Estimate
NOK 150,000–200,000

Hammer price NOK 130,000 to be approved

Edvard Munch often worked on his graphic prints to make new versions. In this version of the lithograph with the portrait of August Strindberg he omitted name and border and let the poet’s face stand expressionistically forward from a black, neutral background.