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Kiss Painting

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Published by Gutter Press .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12224346M
ISBN 101896356516
ISBN 109781896356518

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"The Kiss" is the final painting of Klimt's Gold Period, during which he incorporated gold leaf into his works. This practice reflects the strong influence of the gold-detailed religious art of the Middle Ages as well as the sacred works created by artists of the Byzantine Empire. As a result, some considered such paintings as "The Kiss" to be.   The Kiss depicts an embracing couple kneeling in a grassy patch of wildflowers. Clad in a geometrically-printed robe and with a crown of vines on his head, the man cradles the woman’s face as he leans in to kiss her. The female figure—whose colorful, organically patterned dress contrasts her partner’s garment—wears flowers in her hair. The Painted Kiss is Elizabeth Hickey's debut novel and she imagines what led to the moment between Gustav Klimt and the name he uttered with his last breath. Vienna in was a city of elegant cafes, grand Opera houses. and a thriving community of artists. It was there that twelve-year-old Emilie Floge met painter Klimt/5. The Kiss (in German Der Kuss) is an oil-on-canvas painting with added gold leaf, silver and platinum. by the Austrian Symbolist painter Gustav was painted at some point in and , during the height of what scholars call his "Golden Period". It was exhibited in under the title Liebespaar (the lovers) as stated in the catalogue of the exhibition.

  A masterpiece of the early Modern period, Gustav Klimt's 'The Kiss' is a deceptively simple portrait of lust and love. But beyond that glittery gold leaf, the work is full of fascinating facts. My opening 30 minute set consists of 3 paintings, and the last being KISS depicted as they will hit the stage right after me. The band signs each painting and is soon put up for online auction benefiting local charities in the cities we visit. Each painting is 8′ wide by 5′ tall.   The painting depicts a couple embracing in a field of flowers. The man is bent over the woman, and she, clinging tightly to him, awaits his kiss. In terms of ornamentation, the male figure is characterized by square and rectangular forms, while for the female, soft lines and floral patterns are dominant. A golden halo surrounds the couple, who. To the Gustav Klimt of this novel, "The Kiss" seems to be one of his crowing achievements. Although he begs Emilie to model for the painting, he feels compelled to change her figure later on, so that it looks less like Emilie and "more universal.".

Gustav Klimt The Kiss Art nouveau Poster Art Print Größe g / m² Hochglanzdruck – Der Kuss Gustav Klimt - Famous Last Words The above painting, entitled “the kiss,” was done by artist gustav klimt in its symbolism and vibrant colors capture the radiant allure of a couple.   The Kiss is portrayed by a man and woman embracing and sharing a passionate kiss. The painting also shows that the couples are both dressed in gowns that are highly decorated. It can be noted that this painting showed how love should be at times. It should be intense, passionate and full of : Gustav Klimt. In the book, Theo does heroin while holed up in the hotel in Amsterdam, distraught about coming so close but failing to recover the painting. There’s no heroin in the movie; Theo instead abuses Author: Heather Schwedel. The Kiss is an oil painting on canvas completed by the Norwegian symbolist artist Edvard Munch in Part of his Frieze of Life, which depicts the stages of a relationship between men and women, The Kiss is a realization of a motif with which he had experimented since / a couple kissing, their faces fusing as one in a symbolic representation of their : Edvard Munch.