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Edvard Munch. The Kiss (Kyss). 1895

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The Kiss (Kyss)

Edvard Munch (Norwegian, 1863–1944)

Etching and drypoint
Plate: 13 1/2 x 11" (34.3 x 28 cm); sheet (irreg.): 21 15/16 x 17 3/8" (55.8 x 44.1 cm)
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The William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A.J. Hall Collection
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Gustav Schiefler (1857-1935), Hamburg; Estate of Gustav Schiefler, 1935; sold through Kornfeld & Klipstein, Bern, sale #121 (lot #743) to Frank Perls (1910-1975), Los Angeles, June 11, 1966. Heinz Berggruen/Contemporary Art Establishment, Zurich; sold to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1968.

Der Kuss
The Kiss (Kyss)

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