• Born date: 1863-12-12
  • Born in: Norway
  • Death date: 1944-01-23
  • Death in: Oslo
Edvard Munch

For the 1974 film, see Edvard Munch (film).Edvard Munch (Norwegian: [ˈɛdvɑʈ muŋk] ( listen); 12 December 1863 – 23 January 1944) was a Norwegian painter and printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the main tenets of late 19th-century Symbolism and greatly influenced German Expressionism in the early 20th century. One of his most well-known works is The Scream of 1893.