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The Kiss

19th century
325 x 263 mm (12.8 x 10.4 in.)

Edvard Munch, Norwegian, (1863–1944)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching, aquatint, and drypoint printed in brown-black ink on tan wove paper
State: Second of two states?
Print impression quality: Very good, with the usual circular areas of crevè in the aquatint
Edition: Felsing edition with an embossed border seemingly from second plate, H. 342 x W. 277 mm.
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “Edv. Munch”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “Felsing”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Schiefler 22b ii/ii?; Willoch 22.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1994
Accession Number: 1994.7.1

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This object has the following keywords:
  • love
  • lovers - People in love. [December 1992 alternate term added. December 1990 descriptor added.]
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 325 x 263 mm (12.8 x 10.4 in.)

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