Gustav Klimt:
Painting "Litzlberg on Attersee" (1915), Framed

Details

350,00 EUR

incl. VAT plus Shipping

Product Actions

Add to cart options
Quantity:
Order-nr. IN-748134
delivery time: approx. 2 weeks

Short description

ars mundi special edition | Limited, 499 copies | Numbered | Certified | Reproduction on canvas | Stretcher | Gallery frame | Format 68 x 68 cm

http://www.arsmundi.com/

Gustav Klimt: Painting "Litzlberg on Attersee" (1915), Framed

View over the Attersee: Gustav Klimt's landscape paintings are now among classics of early expressionism.

The works like this rarely appear on the art market: the original was auctioned in November 2011 in New York for the amount of about 30 million euros - to an art lovers from Zurich. That is why the "View over the Attersee" by Klimt is the second most valuable landscape after "Church in Cassone". Inspired by a lyrical sense of nature he looked at his motives by telescope zoom, compressed and abstracted them to works of timeless modernity.
Original: oil on canvas, private ownership.

High-quality reproduction on artistic canvas, stretched on the wooden frame. A special surface quality and a visible linen structure underline the effect of the original painting. In an elaborate black gallery frame with a golden color inner edge. Limited edition of, 499 copies, numbered, with a certificate. Format 68 x 68 cm. Especially for ars mundi.

Read more

Portrait of the artist Gustav Klimt1862-1918, Austrian painter, famous representatives of Viennese Art Nouveau

Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) already was a renowned artist, Vienna's Ringstrasse with its Mural Art Nouveau crucial had distinct and was co-founder of the Vienna secession, was his "Golden style". Inspired by Byzantine mosaics, he added ornamental surfaces in a golden bed such as aggregate gems. In his image, Klimt describes the way of life of the people, by the shoots adversely affected that finds his salvation in the kiss. The representations of the body have a subtle erotic, however the figures dissolve into ornamental, geometrical colour surfaces. He does not only apply this principle style for his images of pair, but also the portraits of wealthy ladies and the landscape images. This flat style is today synonymous with the intense colour art of Klimt that characterizes his work but only in 1905.

Klimt was understood not only to gold and opulence, he was also a great artist. In the course of his life he produced numerous drawings. Most of the time as preparatory studies for larger works.

The son of an engraver learned his craft at the Vienna School of Applied Arts. Still searching for an independent expression, his early work is marked by the historicism Hans Makart, the artist Prince of the Habsburg monarchy in the late 19th century. A community of artists with his brother Ernst and Franz Matsch making, the young painters have received numerous orders for the design of new buildings on the Ringstrasse. The staircases of the Vienna Burgtheater and the Kunsthistorisches Museum bear witness to the historicist style of this community studios. Like so many young and open-minded artists of the Fin-de-siècle also Gustav Klimt turned off at the end of the 1890s of the academic tradition. In 1897, he founded the "Vienna secession", which he presided in 1905 until his exit as President with other artists. The own exhibition building of the secession is still place and temple for the new young art.

Graphic or sculpture edition that was initiated by ars mundi and is available only at ars mundi or at distribution partner licensed by ars mundi.

Art Nouveau, known as Jugendstil in Germany, is a term for the art in 1890-1910. The name originates from the Munich-based magazine "Jugend" (Youth) founded in 1896. Internationally, the style is known as Art Nouveau (France), Modern Style (England) or Secession (Austria).

The Art Nouveau conquered all of Europe and there were created countless objects whose spectrum ranges from painting, applied arts to architecture. The Art Nouveau requirement was the artistic creation of everyday objects, that is beauty and practicality should be combined with each other. The desired unit of the artistic ability could only be achieved by individually expressed design, which allowed Art Nouveau to become an early stage of modernity. The essential characteristic of the Art Nouveau is a linear, often asymmetrical ornamentation whose models are to be found particularly in nature and flora.

Major Art Nouveau centers were formed in Munich, Darmstadt, Brussels, Paris and Nancy (Glass Art by Emile Gallé). The Viennese architecture of that time was determined by Otto Wagner and J. Hoffmann. Gustav Klimt created paintings that gave sensual form to the spirit of the Art Nouveau.

Related links:
Art Déco

X

Are you sure you
want to leave?

The shipping to your
country is only €
return to site Yes, I’m sure