Portrait of Adele von Klimt

Gustav Klimt (1862 – 1918, Austrian) Klimt is a symbolist painter and one of the best-known members of the Vienna Secession Movement. He is known for his paintings, murals, sketches and other art objects. 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.