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    Sale 7656

    Nordic Art

    15 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 67

    Edvard Munch (1863-1944)

    The Girls on the Bridge (W. 232)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Edvard Munch (1863-1944)
    The Girls on the Bridge (W. 232)
    etching, 1903, on beige wove paper, a rich, atmospheric impression of the second, final state, printing with selectively wiped tone to produce strong contrasts, signed and inscribed Gedruckt in 6 Expl. in pencil (this impression cited in Woll), with wide margins, generally in good condition, framed
    Plate 188 x 264 mm., Sheet 309 x 476 mm.


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    Exhibited

    Basel, Fondation Beyeler, Edvard Munch: Signs of Modern Art, Fondation Beyeler, 18 March - 15 July 2007, no. 185 (illustrated on p. 224). This exhibition later travelled to Kunsthalle Würth, Schwäbisch Hall, 4 August - end of December 2007.