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Evening (Melancholy)

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Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: Edv Munch

Provenance

Mrs. Serui W. Mosby, Cambridge, MA; sold by Mrs. Mosby to MFA, Boston. (Accession Date: May 9, 1957)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

Copyright

© 2011 The Munch Museum / The Munch-Ellingsen Group / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Evening (Melancholy I)

1896

Catalogue Raisonné

Woll 091.IV.3; Schiefler 82

Dimensions

Block: 37.6 x 45.5 cm (14 13/16 x 17 15/16 in.); Sheet: 45.4 x 57.8 cm (17 7/8 x 22 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

57.356

Medium or Technique

Color woodcut printed from two blocks on thin Asian paper. The key block is printed in light blue with a darker color for the landscape on the horizon. The color block is cut into two sections and printed in light green and orange.

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