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Gustav Klimt : the complete paintings
Gustav Klimt : the complete paintings
2012
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The present publication places particular emphasis upon the voices of Klimt's contemporaries via a series of essays examining reactions to his work throughout his career. Subjects range from Klimt's portrayal of women to his adoption of landscape painting in the second half of his life.
Main title:
Gustav Klimt : the complete paintings / edited by Tobias G. Natter ; directed and produced by Benedikt Taschen
Imprint:
Cologne, D : Taschen, 2012.
Collation:
659 p. : Illustrations (chiefly col.), plans, ports. (chiefly col.) ; 40 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliography (p.650-655) and index.Translated from German by Karen Williams and Joan Clough.
Contents:
The salon painter: early works, early career -- 'Sacred spring" and the dawn of a new era: the Vienna Secession -- The stoclet frieze: an artifical garden at the heart of the house -- Paintings of women -- The lanscapes: a reconstructed nature -- The drawings: a cosmos unto themselves. Stances - moods -- Gustav Klimt talking to and about himself -- Biography -- Catalogue of paintings
ISBN:
9783836527958
Dewey class:
759.36
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Brighton LibraryArt and Craft759.36 KLIOnloan - Due: 22 Oct 2019
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