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The 1000++ Artworks of media Oil On Canvas and containing the word gustav klimt, oil on canvas, art nouveau, myths, 1900



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Gustav Klimt - DanaeDanaeGustav Klimt

This painting is a typical representation of Klimt’s stylized eroticism, and portrays the subject of Danae, which has been a popular theme throughout painting, having been painted before by Corregio, Rembrandt, and Titian. Danae was the symbol of divine love, transcendence, and sensational beauty. B...

Galerie Würthle (Vienna, Austria)
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Gustav Klimt - Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer IPortrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer IGustav Klimt

The rich entrepreneur Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer, who made his money in the sugar industry, commissioned this picture, which took three years to finish. In 1912, Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer, a patron of the arts, commissioned Klimt to paint another portrait of his wife Adele. Adele Bloch-Bauer was Klimt's sole...

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Gustav Klimt - Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer IIPortrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer IIGustav Klimt

Adele Bloch-Bauer was the wife of Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer, who was a wealthy industrialist who sponsored the arts and supported Gustav Klimt. Adele Bloch-Bauer was the only model to be painted twice by Klimt. In November 2006, Christie's auction house sold 'Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II' at auction...

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Gustav Klimt - Poppy FieldPoppy FieldGustav Klimt

The painting 'Blooming poppies' has a very strong impressionistic and pontillistic touch. Compared with Klimt’s known color palette in his studio paintings, he here decides to underline the naturalistic appearance of the luminosity of sunlight. He uses best possible plain colors in little dots and b...

The Österreichische Galerie Belvedere (Vienna, Austria)
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Pierre-Auguste Renoir - The Great Bathers (The Nymphs)The Great Bathers (The Nymphs)Pierre-Auguste Renoir

The Bathers (French: Les Baigneuses) is an oil painting on canvas made between 1918 and 1919 by the French painterPierre-Auguste Renoir. After being giving to the State by his three in 1923, it is currently kept at the Musée d'Orsay in Paris.
There are two groups of naked women: two models lyin...

Musée d'Orsay (Paris, France)
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Gustav Klimt - Philosophy (final state)Philosophy (final state)Gustav Klimt

Philosophy’s first version was presented by Klimt in 1900. Part of three ceiling paintings he did for the University of Vienna, the Seventh Secession Exhibition was where “Philosophy” was first exhibited. The Secession committee prioritized this work and showcased it in their first room, even after ...

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Francisco De Goya - Saturn Devouring His SonSaturn Devouring His SonFrancisco De Goya

Spain’s pioneering painter Francisco Goya y Lucientes was considered a great successor to the Spanish Baroque Painting masters, namely painters like El Greco, Velazquez, and Jusepe Ribera. His career spanned between 1785 and 1820. “Saturn Devouring his Son” was a part of the “Black Paintings” series...

Museo del Prado (Madrid, Spain)
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John William Waterhouse - Echo and NarcissusEcho and NarcissusJohn William Waterhouse

Dating back to 1903, John William’s Waterhouse’s painting “Echo and Narcissus” is an illustration based on the epic poem “Metamorphoses” as authored by Ovid. As a painter from England, his styles are often reminiscent of an era before Raphael’s influence came into prominence. However, if one were to...

Walker Art Gallery (Liverpool, United Kingdom)
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John William Waterhouse - AriadneAriadneJohn William Waterhouse

Ariadne (1898) is an oil painting by the English Pre-Raphaelite painter John William Waterhouse. 'Whan Adryane his wif aslepe was For that hire syster fayrer was than she, He taketh hire in his hond and forth goth he To shipe, and as a traytour stal his wey, Whil that this Adryane aslepe lay.' Geof...