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Property from the Olsen Collection

Edvard Munch

Dans på stranden (Reinhardt-frisen) (Dance on the Beach (The Reinhardt Frieze))

Auction Closed

March 1, 08:32 PM GMT


12,000,000 - 20,000,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property from the Olsen Collection

Edvard Munch

1863 - 1944

Dans på stranden (Reinhardt-frisen) (Dance on the Beach (The Reinhardt Frieze))

signed Edv. Munch (lower right)

tempera on canvas

90 by 402.6 cm. 35⅜ by 158½ in.

Executed in 1906-07.




1863 - 1944年


款識︰藝術家簽名 Edv. Munch(右下)


90 x 402.6 公分;35⅜ x 158½ 英寸


Deutsches Theater, Kammerspiele (Max Reinhardt), Berlin (acquired from the artist in 1907 and until circa 1912-13)
Fritz Gurlitt Gallery (Wolfgang Gurlitt), Berlin (acquired by 1914)
Dr Curt Glaser, Berlin (acquired by 1916)
Internationales Kunsthaus, Berlin, 9 May 1933, lot 267 (consigned by the above)
Oslo Auksjonsforretning, Oslo, 16 April 1934, lot 20
Thomas Olsen, Norway (acquired by 1938)
Thence by descent to the present owner 

This lot is sold pursuant to a settlement agreement between the current owner and the heirs of Dr Curt Glaser.

Curt Glaser, Edvard Munch, Berlin, 1917, pl. 20, p. 134, illustrated (titled Tanz and dated 1907)
Johan H. Langaard and Reidar Revold, Edvard Munch. The University Murals, Graphic Art and Paintings, Oslo, 1960, p. 1, illustrated 
Exh. Cat., Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Edvard Munch: Der Lebensfries für Max Reinhardts Kammerspiele, 1978, no. VI, p. 38, illustrated in colour 
Gerd Woll, Edvard Munch, Complete Paintings, Catalogue raisonné, 1898-1908, vol. II, London, 2009, no. 730, p. 723, illustrated in colour 

Berlin, Kunstsalon Fritz Gurlitt, Kollektiv-Ausstellung Edvard Munch, 1914

Mannheim, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Edvard Munch – Gemälde und Graphik, 1926-27, no. 72c (titled Fries des Lebens, dated 1906 and with incorrect dimensions)

Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Edvard Munch, 1927, no. 109 (titled Tanz)

Oslo, Kunstnernes Hus, Edvard Munch utstilling: Malerier, akvareller, tegninger, grafikk, 1951, no. 76

Kiel, Kunsthalle zu Kiel der Christian Albrechts-Universität, Edvard Munch. Gemälde und Zeichnungen aus einer norwegischen Privatsammlung, 1979, no. 10, illustrated in colour

Oslo, Nasjonalmuseet for kunst, arkitektur og design and Oslo, Munchmuseet, Munch 150, 2013, no. 128, p. 211, illustrated in colour