By John K. Howat
The superb catalog of the exhibition prepared by way of the Metropolitan Museum. The well-written essays, by way of Met curators, chart the 19th-century upward push and fall of the 1st local institution of panorama portray. The catalog contains many of the recognized and plenty of lesser-known Hudson River photos, mentioned intensive for either experts and generalists. The booklet is well-organized and well-indexed, and, whereas now not breaking nice new floor, is extremely instructed. The plates are regularly strong.
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Queaths 1929 German occupation laborators. Continues painting and printmaking. galleriet, Oslo. 1928 Lives quietly during refusing any contact with Nazi invaders and their col- at the Nasjonal- all of his 6 sculptures. work to the city of Oslo: 1,008 paint- drawings and watercolors, and The Munch-museet is opened in 1963. SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY BOOKS Heller, Reinhold A. D. dissertation, BENESCH, Otto. EJvard Munch. Translated by Joan Spencer. London: Phaidon, i960. German edition, Cologne: Phaidon Verlag, i960.
English edition, Age and Milieu. Oslo: Edvard Munch: Kvinnenog eros. Oslo: Forlaget Norsk Kunstreproduksjon, 1957. English edition, Woman and Eros. Cassirer, 1917. jeg Matte. Oslo: Forlaget Norsk Kunstreproduksjon, 1957. Oslo: . Gyldendal Norsk Forlag, 1956. Edvard Munch: Landskap og dyr. Et Bildwerk. Oslo: For- Norsk Kunstreproduksjon, 1958. English edition, Nature and Animals. Oslo: Forlaget Norsk Kunstreproduk- laget Greve, Eli. Edvard Munch: Liv og verk W. Cappelens Forlag, 1963. J. i lys av tresnittene.
Withdrawal, vignette. 1902. 2x3%". (Sch. 153/F) Etching and aquatint, 38 his many most securely rest well-preserved masterpieces in the graphic mediums. to care less for by no means borne out by the available evidence Munch's attitude toward his paintings was far from protective. Munch's ultimate fame may upon with the the merely fragmentary existence of individual pictures. Convinced that he could always replace that To admit the problematic nature ot legacy not to doubt his greatness. i^ Munch's It creative was, let us repeat, a major achievement to revitalize sterile allegories about lite and death and images that coincided with to rind svmbols and awareness a timely ot the psychic dimension of man.