Gustav Klimt published only one monograph in his lifetime. Prepared and produced under the artist?s supervision between 1908 and 1918, Das Werk was a tour-de-force collaboration between Klimt and his close friend, the visionary Viennese publisher, Hugo Heller. Show More Summary
The Belvedere museum in Vienna contains one of the most prized paintings in Europe: "The Kiss" by Gustav Klimt. Over a million people come to the museum each year to see firsthand the beautiful artwork. Now, the museum is using 3D printing technology to make art accessible to blind people, too. Show More Summary
dappledwithshadow: From Gustav Klimt’s Beethoven Frieze, 1901.
Like most artworks in galleries worldwide, visitors haven't been allowed to reach out and touch Gustav Klimt's "The Kiss" at its home at the Belvedere museum in Vienna—until now.
In 1912, Austrian artist Gustav Klimt painted a portrait of a 9-year-old girl. Her name was Mäda Primavesi, the daughter of Eugenia and Otto Primavesi, the latter a banker and glass manufacturer from Olmutz, Germany. Both her motherShow More Summary
Klimt, Nuda Veritas, 1899 (detail). Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement.
The uncannily contemporary aspect of Gustav Klimt’s painting is that it was always in flux.
sakrogoat: Gustav Klimt - Hygieia
Klimt, Water Serpents 1907. Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement.
Their stories and portraits are featured in a new exhibit at Neue Galerie New York.
Click image for 1482 x 2056 size. Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. Klimt, Mada Primavesi, 1912.
Klimt, Lady with Fan, 1917. Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement.
Gustav Klimt - Sonja Knips  by Gandalf’s Gallery Via Flickr: With the portrait of Sonja Knips, Klimt comes to a turning point in his oeuvre. It stands at the beginning to a series of portraits showing women of Viennese society....Show More Summary
"You are becoming entrancing to me," Gustav Klimt says to a model sitting before him. And then quickly, under his breath: "Trouble." The late-19th century Viennese painter, most famous for his gold leaf portraits "The Kiss" and "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer" (aka "The Woman in Gold"), was the...
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“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