logo
English German French
language
Edvard Munch

Quote of Edvard Munch - I build a kind of wall...


Biography - Edvard Munch:

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

Quote

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




See also  

See also...





Quotes

Edvard Munch also said...


Quote
Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye... it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.”
Edvard Munch
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
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
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.”
Edvard Munch
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
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
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
I have no fear of photography as long as it cannot be used in heaven and in hell.”
Edvard Munch
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
Sickness, insanity and death were the angels that surrounded my cradle and they have followed me throughout my life.”
Edvard Munch
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view









info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time.







Free | no spam