Munch's The Scream

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The Scream has four versions and they are oil, tempera, pastel, and crayon on cardboard. The dimensions of the piece is 91 cm x 73.5 cm or 36 in x 28.9 in. Again, because this is another well-known piece it was the first I thought of when thinking about expressionism. When looking at this, it makes me feel lost or very anxious. When someone is screaming they can be either in trouble or very scared as well. Munch uses long simple brushstrokes or lines to make this have simplicity. The style is simple, which lets the artist utilize minimal strokes to achieve a lot of expressiveness. It consists of three main areas: the bridge, which extends at a steep angle from the middle distance at the left to fill the foreground; a landscape of shoreline,
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