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Edvard Munch. The Kiss (Kyss). 1895
Edvard Munch

The Kiss (Kyss)

1895
Not on view
Medium
Etching and drypoint
Dimensions
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)
Publisher
the artist, Berlin
Printer
probably L. Angerer, Berlin, or Carl Sabo, Berlin
Edition
more than 50 impressions
Credit
The William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A.J. Hall Collection
Object number
1163.1968
Copyright
© 2015 The Munch Museum / The Munch-Ellingsen Group / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Provenance information
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.

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