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Munch, Edvard 1863-1944

Overview
Works: 2,299 works in 4,405 publications in 9 languages and 64,592 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Catalogues raisonnés  Drama  Biographical television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Diaries 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Creator, Honoree, Other, Lithographer, Dedicatee, Contributor, Engraver, Bibliographic antecedent, Collector, Photographer
Classifications: N7073.M8, 759.81
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Most widely held works about Edvard Munch
 
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Most widely held works by Edvard Munch
Edvard Munch : behind the Scream by Sue Prideaux( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of artist Edvard Munch, discussing his turbulent life and placing his work in their intellectual, spiritual, and emotional contexts
The symbolist prints of Edvard Munch : the Vivian and David Campbell collection by Elizabeth Prelinger( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Munch and photography by Arne Eggum( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over het gebruik van de fotografie als hulpmiddel door de Noorse kunstenaar Edvard Munch (1863-1944)
After The scream : the late paintings of Edvard Munch by Elizabeth Prelinger( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edvard Munch : paintings, sketches, and studies by Arne Eggum( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edvard Munch by Alf Bøe( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becoming Edvard Munch : influence, anxiety, and myth by Jay A Clarke( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two potent myths have traditionally defined our understanding of the artist Edvard Munch (1862-1944): he was mentally unstable, as his iconic work The Scream (1893) suggests, and he was radically independent, following his own singular vision. Becoming Edvard Munch: Influence, Anxiety, and Myth persuasively challenges these entrenched perceptions. In this book, Jay A. Clarke demonstrates that Munch was thoroughly in control of his artistic identity, a savvy businessman skilled in responding to the market and shaping popular opinion. Moreover, the author shows that Munch was keenly aware of the art world of his day, adopting motifs, styles, and techniques from a wide variety of sources, including many Scandinavian artists. By presenting Munch's paintings, prints, and drawings in relation to those of European contemporaries, including Harriet Backer, James Ensor, Vincent van Gogh, Max Klinger, Christian Krohg, and Claude Monet, Clarke reveals often surprising connections and influences. This interpretive approach, grounded in Munch's diaries and letters, period criticism, and the artworks themselves, reintroduces Munch as an artist who cultivated myths both visual and personal. Becoming Edvard Munch features beautiful color reproductions of approximately 150 works, including 75 paintings and 75 works on paper by Munch and his peers"--Jacket
Edvard Munch : the complete graphic works by Gerd Woll( Book )

11 editions published in 2001 in English and German and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is a contribution to the literature on Edvard Munch and his activities as a printmaker. It is an invaluable reference work for print experts and Munch enthusiasts alike. Munch's graphic works have fascinated people all over the world for more than a hundred years. He himself arranged a number of exhibitions of his prints and was represented in many print rooms and important private collections in Europe before World War II. When he died in 1944, Munch bequeathed his vast collection of some 18,000 prints to the City of Oslo. In 1963, the Munch-museet opened its doors to the public, and since the bequest has shown Munch's prints in numerous exhibitions. The author's extensive research and the enormous attention to detail in the individual entries will make this the standard reference work for many years to come."--Jacket
Edvard Munch, Harald Sohlberg : landscapes of the mind by Øivind Storm Bjerke( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edvard Munch : master prints by Elizabeth Prelinger( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows sixty Munch prints done in various media, showcasing the artist's skill and virtuosity
Edvard Munch : a selection of his prints from American collections by Edvard Munch( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Munch : at the Munch Museum, Oslo by Arne Eggum( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edvard Munch (1863-1944) is Norway's most important painter and graphic artist and the only one to exercise a decisive influence on European art." "This beautifully illustrated book features the most important works from the Munch Museum, Oslo: a celebration of the artist's oeuvre. The museum's collection is housed in a specially commissioned building, designed by the architects Gunnar Fougner and Einar Myklebust, which opened in 1963." "The many facets of Munch's art - which expanded beyond famous oil paintings, such as The Scream, Madonna and Anxiety, to thousands of graphic prints and drawings - are brought vividly to life through three principal essays: Edvard Munch: His Life, by Marit Lande; Edvard Munch as a Painter, by Arne Eggum and Edvard Munch's Graphic Works, by Gerd Woll."--Jacket
Edvard Munch : symbols & images by Robert Rosenblum( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Munch by himself by Iris Müller-Westermann( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edvard Munch : 1863-1944 by Ulrich Bischoff( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Edvard Munch (1863-1944), painting was an act of self-liberation. His treatments of fear, desperation, and death still exert a powerful visual and psychological effect on modern viewers. Of all Munch's paintings, The Scream (1893), representing a figure tortured by horror, is the most well-known-and certainly one of the most expressive. The artist reflected his innermost feelings in his work. ... Although Edvard Munch cannot be clearly identified with any single movement, he is deemed a pioneer of Expressionism
Edvard Munch by Thomas M Messer( Book )

21 editions published between 1974 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edvard Munch : the frieze of life by Edvard Munch( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edvard Munch by Jim Whiting( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and achievements of the Norwegian artist known for his famous painting, "The Scream," and discusses how the tragedies and mental anguish he experienced at a young age are reflected in his work
Edvard Munch by J. P Hodin( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1987 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guernica, and other paintings Picasso, Munch, Bosch, Chagall by Walter Steffens( )

3 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Edvard Munch : behind the Scream
Alternative Names
E MUNCH

Eduardus Munch

Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch malarz norweski

Edvard Munch Noors kunstschilder

Edvard Munch norsk maler

Edvard Munch Norwegian painter and printmaker

Edvard Munch norwegischer Maler und Graphiker

Edvard Munch peintre expressionniste norvégien

Edvard Munch pintor noruego

Edvard Munch pittore norvegese

Edvard Munk

Edvards Munks

Munch 1863-1944

Munch, E.

Munch, E. 1863-1944

Munch, E. (Edvard), 1863-1944

Munch, Eduard 1863-1944

Munch, Edvard

Munch, Edward

Munch, Edward 1863-1944

Munk, Ėdvard

Munk, Ėdvard 1863-1944

Munkas, Edvardas

Munks, Edvards 1863-1944

Munku, Edowarudo

Έντβαρτ Μουνκ

Едвард Мунк

Мунк

Мунк Эдвард

Мунк, Эдвард 1863-1944

Мунк, Эдвард норвежский живописец и график, театральный художник, теоретик искусства

Эдвард Мунк

Էդուարդ Մունք

אדוורד מונק

מונק, אדוארד

מונק, אדוארד 1863-1944

מונק, אדווארד

إدفارت مونك

ادوارد مونک نقاش نروژی

ایڈورڈ منک

एडवर्ड मुंख

এডভার্ড মুঙ্খ

எட்வர்ட் மண்ச்

എഡ്വേർഡ് മങ്ക്

เอ็ดเวิร์ด มุงค์

ედვარდ მუნკი

문꾸 1863-1944

뭉크, 에드바드 1863-1944

뭉크, 에드바르 1863-1944

뭉크, 에드바르드 1863-1944

뭉크, 에드바르트 1863-1944

에드바르 뭉크

エドヴァルド・ムンク

ムンク, エドヴァルド

ムンク, エドワルド

爱德华·蒙克

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The symbolist prints of Edvard Munch : the Vivian and David Campbell collectionAfter The scream : the late paintings of Edvard MunchBecoming Edvard Munch : influence, anxiety, and mythEdvard Munch : the complete graphic worksEdvard Munch : master printsMunch : at the Munch Museum, OsloMunch by himselfEdvard Munch : 1863-1944