Edvard Munch specialists. Norwegian Fine Art.

Finished
The Annual Norwegian Edvard Munch Sale 2016

Auction Monday December 12 2016 at 14:00

Hotell Continental

Munch, Edvard (1863-1944)
Prostitute

Intaglio print printed in brownish black on heavy cream wove
Sheet: 407x297 mm Image: 235x170 mm
Signed in pencil lower right: E Munch

Printer’s signature in pencil lower left: O Felsing Berlin gdr.

1904
Woll 247.

Auctioned Monday December 12 2016 at 14:00

Estimate
NOK 80,000 USD 9,500 EUR 8,900

Unsold

LITERATURE: Gerd Woll: Edvard Munch – Complete Paintings, London 2009.

In three paintings from 1903-04 Edvard Munch painted motifs from brothels, Woll 572, 573 and 575. Under 572 is written among other things:

… , Schiefler’s diaries inform us that Munch painted brothel scenes in Lübeck in 1903 … . Woll, p. 599.