Gustav Klimt - brilliant, alluring, intriguing
Gustav Klimt - brilliant, alluring, intriguing ... The genius of the Vienna secession, “one of the fathers of European Art Nouveau” does not cease to excite the public with his brilliant works.
"The picture of Gustav Klimt "Three ages of a woman", written in 1905, is sometimes called "Mother and Child." There are many reproductions of this canvas, which are limited to only part of the image - the part on which a blossoming young woman holds a child in her arms. And there is some bitter irony in this, probably corresponding to the idea of the artist himself ... "
“The 19-year-old daughter of the owner of the fashionable sanatorium of Vienna, a captivating portrait, a collection lost by the Nazis, the illegitimate son of Gustav Klimt and his model, finally selling for $ 39.2 million the “best Klimt job for the last 20 years” at Sotheby's in the summer of 2015 and special conditions for the division of the sum - all this is not just a picture. This is the plot ... "