Hode ved hode

Head by Head

Oil and charcoal on canvas

Inventory number: MM.M.00228

Catalogue raisonné: Woll M 648



This is painted over an underdrawing in pencil on preprimed plain weave linen canvas. Large areas of the canvas have been left bare.
Title Hode ved hode (NO) Head by Head (EN) Kopf an Kopf (DE)
Painter Edvard Munch
Date 1905
Classification Paintings
Material/technique Oil and charcoal on canvas
Dimensions Image: 50.5 × 70.5 cm Technical dimensions: 50.4 × 70.7 cm Framed: 63.7 × 84 × 9.05 cm
Signed Signert o.h. «E. Munch 1905»
Owner/Collection Munchmuseet
Inventory number MM.M.00228
Brandtzæg, Kari B., "Kunstens livsalvor" ("The Existential Gravity of Art"), Hode ved hode. Cronqvist / Bjørlo / Munch. Kunsten og livet, (Head by head. Cronqvist / Bjørlo / Munch. Art and Life), utst.kat. MM, Oslo 2017, s. 22, 25