Mug Edvard Munch - Starry Night, 1922-1924
This mug was published for the exhibition "Edvard Munch. A Poem of Life, Love and Death", at the Musée d'Orsay from September 20th, 2022 to January 22nd, 2023.
Edvard Munch (1863 - 1944)
Starry Night (detail), 1922-1924
Oil on canvas. H. 120,5 ; l. 100 cm
© Photo Muchmuseet
Munch made a series of night-sky paintings, viewed from the top of his veranda steps. Several of them include Munch's own silhouette, although here his shadow is a more abstract shape. In contrast to the city glowing on the horizon, there was little light interference out here at Ekely.