EDVARD MUNCH (1863-1944), Norwegian painter and graphic artist. Best known for works like 'Scream' and 'Madonna'. The only Norwegian visual artist to have attained undisputed world fame. NORWEGIAN HERITAGE is a series of illustrated books about our most important and best-known national icons. The respective titles introduce major personalities from the worlds of art and literature, science and sports, but also the many natural wonders of the country, as well as significant historical periods and cultural expressions. Each book offers an updated introduction to readers who wish to familiarize themselves with a given subject. For a full list of the series' titles, see www.norwegian-heritage.no
Boka gir et innblikk i Edvard Munchs liv og virke, fra barndom og oppvekst til tiden som ung kunstner i Kristiania, forskjellige opphold i utlandet, gjennombruddet som kunstner og fram til hans død i 1944.