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Edvard Munch

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Biography - Edvard Munch:

Norwegian painter and printmaker.
Born: 1863 - Died: 1944
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Norway
Norway

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For as long as I can remember I have suffered from a deep feeling of anxiety which I have tried to express in my art.
Edvard Munch




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Quotes about art:



Quotes for: art

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Truly, art is embedded in nature; he who can extract it, has it.”
Albrecht Dürer
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My trade and art is to live.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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The more I think about it the more I feel that there’s nothing more genuinely artistic than to love people.”
Vincent Willem van Gogh
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Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.”
Pablo Picasso
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I do not know what the spirit of a philosopher could more wish to be than a good dancer. For the dance is his ideal, also his fine art, finally also the only kind of piety he knows, his 'divine service.'”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.”
Marcus Aurelius
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Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye... it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.”
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No longer shall I paint interiors with men reading and women knitting. I will paint living people who breathe and feel and suffer and love.”
Edvard Munch
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I have no fear of photography as long as it cannot be used in heaven and in hell.”
Edvard Munch
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Sickness, insanity and death were the angels that surrounded my cradle and they have followed me throughout my life.”
Edvard Munch
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I build a kind of wall between myself and t he model so that I can paint in peace behind it. Otherwise, she might say something that confuses and distracts me.”
Edvard Munch
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From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.”
Edvard Munch
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