Bildnis Senator Brunings
Artwork: Bildnis Senator Brunings
Size: 106.1 x 76.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1919
Marks: Signed and dated 'Edv. Munch 1919' (upper right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Lutz & Co., Berlin; Hamburger Kunsthalle (acquired from the above, 1923; confiscated by the National Socialist Government on 21 August 1937 as an example of Entartete Kunst "Degenerate Art"); Harold Holst Halvorsen, Oslo (acquired from the above, 1937); Dr. Lutjens, Amsterdam. Anon. sale, Sotheby & Co., London, 4 July 1973, lot 95
Exhibition history: Oslo, Harald Holst Halvorsen, Edvard Munch, 1951-1952, p. 40; Kunstmuseum Berne, Edvard Munch, October-November 1958, p. 25, no. 76 (titled Bildnis eines Herrn (Direktor Brunings)); Ridklinghausen, Kunsthalle, Die Handschrift des Kunstlers, 1959, no. 224; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Entartete Kunst, 1962, no. 119; Schaffhausen, Museum Allerheiligen, Edvard Munch, 1968, no. 79

Date: 2002-11-07
Lot Number: 274