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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2012.257
People
Edvard Munch, Norwegian (Loiten, Norway 1863 - 1944 Ekely, Norway)
Title
Winter Landscape
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1915
Culture
Norwegian
Location
Level 1, Room 1440, Modern and Contemporary Art, Secessionism: Munich, Vienna, Berlin
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
139.1 x 173.4 cm (54 3/4 x 68 1/4 in.)
frame: 148.3 x 182.2 cm (58 3/8 x 71 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r.: E Munch 1915
Provenance
J. B. Stang, Oslo (1915-1950) (by descent to?); his daughter Heddy Astrup (1951-before 1978) Philip and Lynn Straus, New York (1982-2004; Lynn Straus, New York (2004 -2012), gift; to Busch-Reisinger Museum/Harvard Art Museums, 2012.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Lynn G. Straus in memory of Philip A. Straus
Copyright
© The Munch Museum / The Munch-Ellingsen Group / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
2012
Object Number
2012.257
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Arne Eggum, Edvard Munch: Symbols and Images, exh. cat., National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C., 1978), p. 71, 260; cat. no. 59, ill. (b&w)

Gerd Woll, Edvard Munch: Complete Paintings, Thames & Hudson (2008), p. 1069, fig. 1127, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

Edvard Munch: Symbols and Images, National Gallery of Art, 11/11/1978 - 02/19/1979

32Q: 1440 Secessionism: Munich, Vienna, Berlin (Expressionism), Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/22/2015

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