Nurses Holding a Sheet / Sykepleiersker med Laken / Two Nurses
Artwork: Nurses Holding a Sheet / Sykepleiersker med Laken / Two Nurses
Size: 109.8 x 94.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1909
Marks: Signed and dated 'E Munch 1909' (upper right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Hugo Perls, Berlin, by whom acquired in 1910; Private collection, Berlin, by 1922; Galerie Van Diemen & Co., Berlin, by whom acquired in 1926; Bernhard Koehler, Berlin, by 1929; Anonymous sale, City Auksjon, Oslo, 18-19 January 1939, lot 14; Karl Johnsen, Oslo, by whom acquired in 1939; Hilmar A. Reksten, Bergen, by whom acquired before 1945, and thence by descent; Private collection, Norway; Acquired from the above by the present owners
Exhibition history: Berlin, Akademie der Kunste, Fruhjahrsausstellung , May 1923 (titled 'Krankenschwestern'); Vienna, Neue Galerie, Edvard Munch: Gemalde und Graphik, March - April 1924, no. 8, p. 7 (titled 'Krankenpflegerinnen'); Mannheim, Kunsthalle, Edvard Munch: Gemalde und Graphik , November 1926 - January 1927, no. 36 (titled 'Krankenschwestern'); Chemnitz, Kunsthutte, Ausstellung Edvard Munch, November - December 1929, no. 38 (titled 'Krankenschwestern'); Leipzig, Kunstverein, Edvard Munch , December 1929 - January 1930, no. 33 (titled 'Krankenschwestern'); Zurich, Kunsthaus, Edvard Munch - Paul Gauguin, February - March 1932, no. 12, p. 6 (titled 'Die Wasche'). Chemnitz, Stadtische Kunstsammlungen, Edvard Munch in Chemnitz , November 1999 - February 2000, no. 42, pp. 151 & 239 (illustrated pp. 81 & 239; titled 'Krankenschwestern')

Date: 2016-02-02
Lot Number: 49

Date: 2004-02-03
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