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Gustav Klimt at home
Gustav Klimt at home
Bade, Patrick2018
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"Gustav Klimt at Home explores the influences of Vienna and other places Klimt travelled to and called home on his life and work. Klimt was one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. He was both influenced by and shaped the city of Vienna at the turn of the century. His trips to Ravenna, as well as annual summer holidays with the Floge family on the shores of Attersee were also a source of inspiration and influence on his creative output. Fully illustrated, the book features paintings, archive imagery and photographs of the surrounding city and landscape to provide an insight into how the people and places of his life relate to his work."
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Gustav Klimt at home / Patrick Bade.
London : Frances Lincoln, 2018
176 pages : colour illustrations ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Timeline -- Klimt's Vienna -- Revolution and Ringstrasse -- Beginnings -- Character and personal life -- The origins of Klimt's style -- Secession -- Ver Sacrum -- Scandal -- Decorative arts -- Jewish Vienna -- Patrons and collectors -- Portraits -- Landscapes -- Allegories and symbols -- Klimt, Freud and sex -- Klimt, Mahler and music -- Drawings -- The end of an era.
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Beaumaris LibraryBiography759.36 KLIAvailable
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