Bildnis Albert Kollmann

c. 1901/1902

Edvard Munch1863 Løiten (Hedmark) – 1944 Ekely (Oslo)
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Albert Kollmann (1837-1915), a merchant in Hamburg, was a devoted and unconventional patron of artists, first of Liebermann, later of Munch and Barlach, cf. inv. 1945/19. His portrait was commissioned as an 'immediate aid'; in 1904/06 he also created a double portrait with Sten Drevsen (Kunsthalle Hamburg) and an etching (see Munch und Deutschland (exh. cat. Hamburg 1994), Ingrid Mössinger/Beate Ritter/Kerstin Drechsel (ed.): Edvard Munch in Chemnitz (Cologne 1999; = exh. cat. Chemnitz)).
Also known as
Portrait of Albert Kollmann Portrait d’Albert Kollmann
Oil on canvas
image: 81.5 x 66 cm
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Kunsthaus Zürich, 1943