Farmhouse with birch trees by Klimt

Gustav Klimt (1862 – 1918, Austrian) As a symbolist painter and one of the most famous members of the Vienna Secession, Klimt is known for his paintings, murals, sketches and other works of art. Klimt's main theme was the female body, and his works are characterized by open eroticism. In addition to his figurative works, which include allegories and portraits, he painted landscapes.