Edvard Munch. The Sick Child (Det syke barn). 1896

Edvard Munch

The Sick Child (Det syke barn)


Etching and drypoint
Plate: 5 7/16 x 7 1/16" (13.8 x 18 cm); sheet: 9 13/16 x 14 9/16" (24.9 x 37 cm)
the artist, Paris
probably Lemercier et Cie., Paris, or the artist
50-100 impressions in several color variations
Gift of the Patricia P. Irgens Larsen Foundation
Object number
© 2018 The Munch Museum / The Munch-Ellingsen Group / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Drawings and Prints
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Edvard Munch has 67 works  online.
There are 21,549 prints online.
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The artist; given to his sister, Inger Munch; to Kaare Berntsen, Oslo, c. 1950; to Kaare Bernsten, Jr.; sold to Patricia Irgens Larsen, 1967; given by the Patricia P. Irgens Larsen Foundation to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2002.

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