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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M21548
People
Edvard Munch, Norwegian (Loiten, Norway 1863 - 1944 Ekely, Norway)
Title
The Lonely Ones
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Two Human Beings
Original Language Title: To mennesker. De ensomme
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1899
Culture
Norwegian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/253117
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Color woodcut with paper overlays printed in black, turquoise, yellow and red inks, with added orange watercolor on the man's head, on cream wove paper discolored to tan
Technique
Woodcut
Dimensions
block: 39.3 × 55.5 cm (15 1/2 × 21 7/8 in.)
sheet: 52.8 × 73.3 cm (20 13/16 × 28 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Edv Munch
  • inscription: lower margin below right corner of block, graphite: Edv Munch
  • stamp: verso, blue stamp: P A S / - / L G S [Philip A. and Lynn G. Straus, Lugt 5642]
  • collector's mark: verso, black stamp with graphite numbering below: [Fogg Museum accession stamp (Lugt 936)] M21548
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
v/viii
Standard Reference Number
Woll 157, Schiefler 133 II
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Lynn and Philip A. Straus, class of 1937
Copyright
© The Munch Museum / The Munch-Ellingsen Group / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1991
Object Number
M21548
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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