Klimt 1862 – 1918

Auteur: Gottfried Fliedl
Uitgeverij: Taschen, Köln
ISBN: 9783822851302
Bindwijze: Hardcover
Afmetingen: 20 x 25 x 2 cm
Gewicht: 1419 gram
Aantal Pagina’s: 240 blz
Jaar: 2006
Druk: 1e druk
Categorie: Kunst & Fotografie



Nederlandstalig. Gustav Klimt’s art is thoroughly fin de siecle. It expresses the apocalyptic atmosphere of Vienna’s upper middle-class society – a society devoted to the cultivation of aesthetic awareness and the cult of pleasure. The ecstatic joy, which Klimt (1862-1918) and his contemporaries found – or hoped to find – in beauty, was constantly overshadowed by death, and death therefore plays an important role in Klimt’s art. Klimt’s fame, however, rests on his reputation as one of the greatest erotic painters and graphic artists of his times. Particularly his drawings, which have been widely admired for their artistic excellence, are dominated by the erotic portrayal of women. Klimt saw the world in female form. Author Gottfried Fliedl also discusses the Secession movement and Klimt’s role within this important group of artists.

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Gewicht 1,419 kg
Afmetingen 20 × 25 × 2 cm

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