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Edvard Munch

Woman by the sea in Ǻsgårdstrand
Painted in 1898
56 x 80.9 cm (22 x 31 ¾ in.)

Signed and dated lower left: E. Munch 98
Oil on canvas

Provenance:
– H. Feinsilber (- 1932)
– Christie Heiberg (before 1927 – after 1933)
– Kaare Berntsen AS (1967)
– Private collection, Switzerland (before 1980)
– Nancy Schwartz, New York
– Galerie Tarica, Paris (acquired from the above)
– Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé (acquired from the above in October 1982)
– Sale, Christie’s Paris, 23 February 2009, lot 14
– Private collection

Exhibited:
– Oslo, Nasjonalgalleriet, Edvard Munch, 8 June – 27 July 1927, n° 100, Strandbillede Literature
– I. Langaard, Edvard Munch. Modningsår, Oslo 1960, p. 52 – G. Woll, Edvard Munch, complete paintings, catalogue raisonné, London 2009, vol. II 1898-1908, n° 437 p. 479 illustrated in colour