This “scream” pumpkin was brought to our attention today and was amused that the pumpkin was commissioned by MoMA to promote their [ Edvard Munch: The Scream | 24 October > 29 April 2013 ] exhibition. What then began as a pumpkin search morphed into Halloween at the museum.
[ Found at the Indianpolis Museum of Art ] Halloween Carnival, 1938 | Henrik Martin Mayer
An Art Nouveau black cat found at the [ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Collection Tour: Halloween ] Collection of the Chat Noir, 1898 | Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen
Along with pumpkins and costumes we find skulls. The image above is less famous than Van Gogh’s skull with a burning cigarette. Found at the [ Vincent Van Gogh Museum ]Skulls, 1887/88 | Vincent Van Gogh