Artwork: Kystlandskap
Size: 67.3 x 95.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1904
Marks: Signed 'E. Munch' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Mr. and Mrs. Sverre Prydz, Lysaker (by 1927); Frithjof Tenvig, Holmestrand (circa 1930-1940 and until at least 1969); Cecil 'Titi' Blaffer von Furstenberg, Houston (by 1976); By descent from the previous to the present owners.
Exhibition history: Berlin, Nationalgalerie and Oslo, Nasjonalgalleriet, Edvard Munch, 1927, p. 26, no. 88 and p. 37, no. 138, respectively (titled Aasgaardstrand); London, Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., Munch/Nolde: The Relationship of Their Art, Oils, Watercolors, Drawings and Graphics, July-August 1969, p. 12, no. 10 (dated 1903-1904 and titled Beach with Group of Trees); The University of Houston, The Sarah Campbell Blaffer Gallery; The New Orleans Museum of Art and San Antonio, The Witte Memorial Museum, Edvard Munch, April-September 1976, p. 126, no. 61 (illustrated in color, p. 127; dated 1903-1904 and titled Beach with Group of Trees).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 444
Low Estimate: $1000000 [-15%]
High Estimate: $1500000 [-43%]
Hammer Price: $850000
Sold For: $1035000