Edvard Munch specialists. Norwegian Fine Art.

Finished
The Annual Norwegian Edvard Munch Sale 2019

Auction Wednesday November 27 2019 at 18:00

Strangersalen, Gamle Logen

Viewing 09 - 17 November.

Munch, Edvard (1863-1944)
Streetworkers

Lithograph printed in black on medium heavy cream paper
Sheet: 494x653 mm Image: 440x600 mm
Signed lower right: Edv Munch

1920
Woll 648.

Auctioned Wednesday November 27 2019 at 18:00

Estimate
NOK 40,000–60,000 USD 4,300–6,500 EUR 3,900–5,800

Hammer price NOK 64,000

LITERATURE: Gerd Woll: Edvard Munch – The complete graphic Works, Oslo 2012.

The same subject appears in two paintings (private collection, Woll 1360; MM M 718, Woll 1683). This subject is also in one of the side sections in Munch's large composition, with "Workers in the Snow" (cf. cat. nos. 389 and 414) as the central section, executed as a proposal for the decoration of the new City Hall in Oslo 1927-33 (MM M 977, Woll 1685). P. 405.