“The Austrian Supreme Court has ordered the city of Linz to pay €8.24 million ($8.96 million) plus 4 percent interest to the heirs of a local collector for losing a Gustav Klimt drawing and three pictures by Egon Schiele.”
Click image for 977 x 762 size. Gustav Klimt, Music, 1895. Gustav Klimt was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. Klimt is noted for his paintings, murals, sketches, and other objets d'art.
Gustav Klimt, Hygieia (from Medicine mural), 1899-1907,University of Vienna ceiling, destroyed, 1945via Arts Everyday Living I don't usually love Klimt, but I totally love this.
You know that slightly awkward scenario in which you're a white male modernist painter who's obsessed with female muses? You tell every beautiful woman in your life how badly you want to paint them -- how they are such unique babes! And then you paint them. Show More Summary
Don’t worry is you’re running out of wall space for art. You can use your windows too. Prague-based artists Milena and Boris Sekyt of the Sekyt Art Studio recreate famous works of art, including paintings by Gustav Klimt, Alfonse Mucha,...Show More Summary
betonbrut: Gustav Klimt
Coming up for sale at the next Dorotheum art nouveau auction on 13th June 2016 will be a precious gift necklace ? designed by no-one less than Koloman Moser ? that was originally given by Gustav Klimt to his confidante Emilie Flöge.Show More Summary
I have a Gustav Klimt magnet of "Adele Bloch" on my refrigerator and "The Three Ages of Woman" poster stored away somewhere in my garage. A friend of mine in college had Klimt's "The Kiss" postcard hanging over her bed. Indeed KlimtShow More Summary
dappledwithshadow: Gustav Klimt
Roberto Cavalli served up Orientalism, the Thirties, Led Zeppelin, and Gustav Klimt as inspirationsbut Prada was not to be outdone.
Would you pay to see art that's broken, mouldy or eaten by worms? Vienna's famous Leopold Museum sure hopes so. The prestigious home of Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele is displaying damaged artworks to raise funds for their restoration. Show More Summary
lonequixote: The Golden Knight (detail of Beethoven Frieze) by Gustav Klimt (via @lonequixote)
Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer by Gustav Klimt, 1907 The Viennese Salon R.Strauss, Schoenberg, Bach, Berg, Schubert, Lehar, Oscar Strauss; Dame Felicity Lott, Michael Collins, City of London Sinfonia; Sam Wanamaker Playhouse ReviewedShow More Summary
The names Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele and Oskar Kokoschka are familiar enough. Even the casual art fan knows Klimt and "The Kiss," and might even be able to conjure an image of the iconic painter of gold in front of an easel, draped in one of his signature robes. Show More Summary
gustavklimt-art: Idylle (Idylls), 1884 Gustav Klimt
heartgeeks: The Kiss (detail) by Gustav Klimt
The Century Guild Gallery in Culver City, California specializes in international Art Nouveau and Symbolist works, namely lithographs, created during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, Alphonse Mucha, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec are just a few of the famous names you’ve probably heard before. Show More Summary
lonequixote: Death and Life (detail) by Gustav Klimt (via @lonequixote)
“An unknown Italian man identifying himself as a retired art thief has contacted the police in the northern city of Piacenza demanding €150,000 ($163,000) for the safe return of a Gustav Klimt painting. … The artwork disappeared from the Galleria d’Arte Moderna Piacenza in February 1997 while the alarm system was incapacitated due to ongoing […]
Art Contrarian looks at some of Gustav Klimt's later works.