Mystery of Edward's The Scream
The Scream is one of the most iconic and well-known paintings in the world.
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In 1893, The Scream Painting was creat
ed by Edvard Munch.
From his childhood Munch suffered from
diseases and has gone through very bad psychological conditions.
The Scream depicts a figure with a hor
rified expression on its face, set against a background of orange skies.
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The artist has eloquently displayed hi
s thought and feelings of anxiety and despair through the painting.
The Scream Painting is a part of serie
s of four paintings that is based on Munch's semi-autobiographical cycle “The Frieze of Life.”
On 7 May, 1994, it was stolen from a N
orwegian art museum in Oslo.
After, three months the painting was f
ound and now it is kept at The National Museum in Oslo.