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Thank You Norway: A Tribute to Edvard Munch


It's been forever since I posted anything related to art. It almost seems like it never happened at all. However, I can remember back to when I made that small praise of Goya. Click for GOYA

Now in the spirit of Scandinavia Week, things move onward, upward and onward, to Norway and the paintings of the Norwegian, Edvard Munch. Of course we have all seen "The Scream," and it's true that I first learned Munch's name from a list of most horrifying paintings. That allowed me to find many of his others. Here are a few, and....

Thank You Norway...Thank You for Edvard Munch.


Golgotha by Munch


Weeping Nude by Munch

This one just has some hidden darkness.


To conclude: Edvard Munch Self-Portrait


Overtime more will be added. This is it for now to conserve space.

QATFYG: What is the most horrifying painting you know?

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  1. I was going to say Saturn Devouring His Son but I guess you already mentioned it. The Third of May is my favorite Goya painting, but it's not horrifying.

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