THE SCREAM:
This masterpiece was produced by EDVARD MUNCH. The painting which is created as both paintings and pastels gives the viewers a visual treat. The artist tries to convey in the painting that a figure is standing with an agonized expression against a landscape. Adding to it the sky appears to be scarier in a tumultuous orange color shade. In the year 1895, Munch created lithographic stone of his masterpiece image “THE SCREAM”

the scream

THE SCREAM

lithographic stone  

LITHOGRAPHIC STONE OF “THE SCREAM”

The beauty of the painting made many feel jealous which led the painting to be kidnapped by two men. The National Gallery, Oslo was broken and the two men stole its version of “THE SCREAM”. The painting was recovered without any damage on May 7, 1994 with the help of the British police. Another theft of the paint happened in the year 2004 which was said to be recovered by the British police 2 years later. But there are rumors aired that the painting is not the original


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EDVARD MUNCH