Gustav Klimt

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Crescent Books, Aug 16, 1994 - Art - 160 pages
14 Reviews
A critical study of the life and artistry of the celebrated turn-of-the-century Viennese painter captures, in more than 150 illustrations, the provocative, exciting, and decadent world of pre-World War II Europe.

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Excellent pictures and insight. - Goodreads
Beautifl artwork by an amazing artist. - Goodreads
I loved this book and the illustrations in it. - Goodreads

Review: Gustav Klimt: 1862-1918 (TASCHEN's Basic Art Series #11)

User Review  - Annie - Goodreads

When I stood in front of some of Klimt's paintings in Paris (the exhibition included his Beethoven frieze, which I only now realize how privileged I was to see), I remember thinking "I have no idea ... Read full review

Review: Gustav Klimt: 1862-1918 (TASCHEN's Basic Art Series #11)

User Review  - Deborah Parker - Goodreads

Excellent introduction to Klimt's works, themes of his art, and the different phases of his career. Read full review

Contents

Foreword
THE COMPANY OF ARTISTS
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SECESSION
43
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

Frank Whitford is an art historian and author of the award-winning exhibition catalogue Kandinsky: Watercolours and Other Works on Paper.

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