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Wednesday
Dec042013

Edvard Munch: Intensely Evocative

Edvard Munch - Starry Night - Oil on canvas - 53 3/8 x 55 1/8 in. - The J. Paul Getty Museum

“Like many artists who came of age in the wake of Impressionism, Edvard Munch (1863-1944) began his career painting closely observed scenes of the world around him. But Munch's work took on an ever-deepening emphasis on subjectivity and an active rejection of visible reality.”

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