Gustav Klimt - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Gustav Klimt

Style: Art Nouveau;Symbolism;Realism;Neo-Classicism;Romanticism

Place: Baumgarten

Born: 1862

Death: 1918

Nationality: Austria


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. His major works include paintings, murals, sketches, and other art objects. Klimt's primary subject was the female body, and his works are marked by a frank eroticism-nowhere is this more apparent ...