Sale: 432 / Modern Art I, June 11. 2016 in Munich Lot 308

 
308
Edvard Munch
Weib mit rotem Haar und grünen Augen. Die Sünde, 1902.
Lithograph in colors
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 44,000
Sold:
€ 50,000 / $ 55.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Weib mit rotem Haar und grünen Augen. Die Sünde. 1902.
Lithograph in colors.
Schiefler 142 c; Woll 198 presumably II.2 (of V). Lower right signed. Rare. On delicate creme Japon, laid on delicate Japon. 69.5 x 40 cm (27.3 x 15.7 in). Sheet: 78,2 x 54 cm (31 x 21,1 in).
The person depicted presumably is Tulla Larsen, Edvard Munch's partner until 1902.
The large-size color lithograph is one of Munch's most important graphic works.

PROVENANCE: Villa Grisebach auction no. 7, 25 November 1988, lot 69 (with color illu.).
Private collection Baden-Württemberg (since 1988).

EXHIBITION: A different copy of this print was shown in the following exhibition:
100 Jahre Brücke. Expressionismus aus Berlin, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung München, 24 February - 21 May 2006, cat. no. 278, p. 35 (with color plate 19).

308
Edvard Munch
Weib mit rotem Haar und grünen Augen. Die Sünde, 1902.
Lithograph in colors
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 44,000
Sold:
€ 50,000 / $ 55.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)