Edvard Munch, ‘Celline naken (Celline Nude)’, 1912 or 1914, John Szoke
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share

Edvard Munch

Celline naken (Celline Nude), 1912 or 1914

Drypoint
10 3/8 × 8 1/8 in
26.4 × 20.6 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
Contact For Price
Location
New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
About the work
Bibliography
John Szoke
New York

Drypoint printed in black ink on medium-weight cream wove paper
Signed by the artist in pencil, …

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed by the artist in pencil, lower right
Edvard Munch
Norwegian, 1863–1944
Follow

A recognized forerunner of Expressionism, Norwegian painter and printmaker Edvard Munch is renowned for his representations of emotion. Associated with the international development of Symbolism, Munch experimented with many different themes, palettes, and styles of drawing. Though stylistically influenced by Paul Gauguin and the Nabis, Munch’s subjects are drawn from his Scandinavian roots and his own tortured psyche. His most famous painting, The Scream (1893), illustrates a tormented cry translated into waves of color that resonate across the landscape. Though based on Munch’s own experience, The Scream has become an instantly recognizable symbol of anxiety and alienation. Often reworking his paintings into etchings and lithographs, Munch was also one of the major graphic artists of the 20th century—he took an experimental approach to printmaking and contributed to the revival of the woodcut.

Edvard Munch, ‘Celline naken (Celline Nude)’, 1912 or 1914, John Szoke
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
About the work
Bibliography
John Szoke
New York

Drypoint printed in black ink on medium-weight cream wove paper
Signed by the artist in pencil, lower right
Unidentified collectors stamp lower right corner recto; inscribed with collector’s inventory number in pencil, upper left corner verso
Inscribed “58 / Celline, nackt” in pencil, bottom left corner;
“Sch. 355 b / nur …

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed by the artist in pencil, lower right
Edvard Munch
Norwegian, 1863–1944
Follow

A recognized forerunner of Expressionism, Norwegian painter and printmaker Edvard Munch is renowned for his representations of emotion. Associated with the international development of Symbolism, Munch experimented with many different themes, palettes, and styles of drawing. Though stylistically influenced by Paul Gauguin and the Nabis, Munch’s subjects are drawn from his Scandinavian roots and his own tortured psyche. His most famous painting, The Scream (1893), illustrates a tormented cry translated into waves of color that resonate across the landscape. Though based on Munch’s own experience, The Scream has become an instantly recognizable symbol of anxiety and alienation. Often reworking his paintings into etchings and lithographs, Munch was also one of the major graphic artists of the 20th century—he took an experimental approach to printmaking and contributed to the revival of the woodcut.

Edvard Munch

Celline naken (Celline Nude), 1912 or 1914

Drypoint
10 3/8 × 8 1/8 in
26.4 × 20.6 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
Contact For Price
Location
New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
Series by this artist
Other works by Edvard Munch
Other works from John Szoke
Related works
Most Similar