Whether inspiring or competing with one another, together they reconfigured the way the human body was translated into art. Leading experts on the period provide authoritative texts that illuminate the important relationship between the two artists. This stunning publication records these precious works in all their erotic, intriguing and sometimes disturbing beauty.
Klimt / Schiele: Drawings from the Albertina Museum, Vienna #ad - Klimt's and schiele's draftsmanship still enthralls with its disturbing eroticismGustav Klimt 1862–1918 and his younger protégé Egon Schiele 1890–1918 are considered two of the greatest figures of Austrian Modernism. They analyze the role of drawing in their practice and chart the response of early 20th-century Vienna to their electrifying work, which still has the power to shock and enthrall to this day.
Obsession: Nudes by Klimt, Schiele, and Picasso from the Scofield Thayer CollectionMetropolitan Museum of Art #ad - Evocative and often highly erotic works on paper by gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Pablo Picasso are presented along with new details about Scofield Thayer 1889–1982, the unusual and complicated man who collected them. . Thayer was a wealthy publisher, poet, and aesthete who led an intense public life that included the editorship of the prominent literary journal The Dial and friendships with literary luminaries such as e.
Obsession: Nudes by Klimt, Schiele, and Picasso from the Scofield Thayer Collection #ad - Cummings. E. This book showcases 52 of the rarely seen works—which have now taken their place as modernist erotic masterpieces—and presents them within the context of the collector’s remarkable life and tempestuous times. Among these are particularly provocative drawings and watercolors by Klimt, and Picasso, Schiele, at a time when these works were little known or appreciated.
In the 1920s, paris, thayer went on an art-buying spree in London, Berlin, and Vienna, acquiring approximately 600 works of art.
Egon Schiele: Drawings and WatercolorsThames & Hudson #ad - The focus means that work that is rarely reproduced is represented extensively, providing a unique opportunity to study the rapid artistic development of Schiele over the course of his brief twelve-year career. The book is organized chronologically and divided into year-by-year sections. The oeuvre is comprised of a few hundred oil paintings and thousands of drawings and watercolors.
Austrian expressionist egon schiele produced a prolific body of work before his early death at the age of twenty-eight in 1918. However, limited access to the fragile works on paper and dispersion among several collections have made for an unbalanced representation of his work as a draftsman. Schiele's oils have often been reproduced and are well recognized.
Egon Schiele: Drawings and Watercolors #ad - This book assembles drawings and watercolors from public and private collections and reproduces work from every year of the artist's career, beginning with the juvenilia and early academic studies. Over 350 color illustrations Thames Hudson. Features a previously unpublished Schiele watercolor and several works that have never been reproduced in color.
Each section includes a text that discusses the major events in Schiele's life and the interrelation between the artist's drawing and developments in his oil painting.
Klimt and Schiele: DrawingsMFA Publications #ad - They worked out their provocative depictions of the human body, created in a search for psychological truth as well as physical realism, in the direct and intimate medium of drawing. Provocative, he quickly recognized and encouraged the younger artist’s extraordinary talent, erotic and insightful drawings by two major artists of fin-de-siècle ViennaAlthough Gustav Klimt was Egon Schiele’s senior by almost 30 years, and they remained mutually admiring colleagues until the shared year of their deaths, in 1918.
The 60 important drawings exquisitely reproduced in this large-format volume reach from each artist’s early academic studies to more incisive and unconventional explorations of nature, psychology, sexuality and spirituality. Klimt advised, “whoever wants to know something about me as an artist ought to look carefully at my pictures and try to recognize in them what I am and what I want.
Klimt and Schiele: Drawings #ad - This album of unforgettable drawings from the collection of the Albertina Museum, Vienna, provides a direct connection to the minds of two master draftsmen exploring the limits of representation, as well as the shock of recognition at seeing our own inner selves caught on paper. Gustav klimt 1862–1918 and egon schiele 1890–1918 were two of the most daring and controversial artists in Vienna during the culturally turbulent decades around the turn of the 20th century.
Thames Hudson. Striking and provocative even today, these works led both artists into controversy and even a brief imprisonment for Schiele during their creators’ lifetimes. The striking presence of the individual in Schiele’s more finished drawings, often rendered with extreme frankness and bold coloration, pulses with dramatic immediacy.
The Self-Portrait, from Schiele to BeckmannPrestel #ad - Neo-classical painters such as el greco and rembrandt formalized the practice, and the first half of the 20th century saw a dramatic transformation in the self-portrait's style and context, especially in the hands of the German and Austrian Expressionists. Thames Hudson. This visually stunning volume offers perceptive examinations of several renowned German and Austrian Expressionist artists who redefined modern self-portraiture.
The self-portrait has been a vital aspect of artistic expression throughout history. Vibrant reproductions of works by egon schiele, ernst ludwig kirchner, Oskar Kokoschka, entrapment, Max Beckmann, isolation, and others are accompanied by essays that explore how these artists--many of whom were classified as "degenerate" by the Nazi party--imbued their images with eloquent expressions of resistance, and provocation.
The Self-Portrait, from Schiele to Beckmann #ad - From schiele's erotically charged and overtly physical paintings to Beckmann's emotionally fraught depictions of psychic trauma, this important examination of a powerful aspect of modern European painting brilliantly illustrates how the Expressionist self-portrait became a powerful weapon against artistic oppression.
Egon Schiele Drawings...Vol.1: Beautiful Sketches by Egon Schiele Expressionism, Portraits, Figurative, Fine Art, History of Art, Self-Portraits, Sketch Books Volume 1CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - The images within are mostly figurative which include his models and self-portraits but also this book contains a few beautiful images of still life and landscapes within. This is a black and white print version. Art is primordially eternal. Egon schiele related book subjects: expressionism/ portraits/ figurative, fine art/ history of art/ self-portraits/ sketch books / the life and works of the world's favorite painting art book/ modern artists / Inspiring visual artists / Interesting visual artists/ greatest artists and painters / painters and sculptors / most interesting fine arts / Biographical life about famous artists / fine artists oil painting / impressionism / fine artist / Interesting famous artists / portrait painting / still life paintings _____________________________________________________Thank you for your purchase! We spent a long time building this book we hope you enjoy it.
This book provides a selected collection of 107 drawings by Egon Schiele. Most of the original sketches are also black and white, only some contain a hint of color. Drawings. Is a new series from the secret libraries - New 1st EDITION for 2018 Thames Hudson. Safe for all ages? maybe not! this book contains images that may be disturbing to some readers.
Egon Schiele Drawings...Vol.1: Beautiful Sketches by Egon Schiele Expressionism, Portraits, Figurative, Fine Art, History of Art, Self-Portraits, Sketch Books Volume 1 #ad - Discretion is advised.
Egon SchieleEditions Gallimard #ad - Dieter Buchhart. Egon schiele explores the paramountcy of the line through concepts such as the ornamental line, the fragmented lines of humanity during the war years, the existential line of Expressionism, and the reconstructed line at the dawn of the First World War. This, the catalogue of the egon schiele exhibition, through drawings and watercolors, concentrates on themes of the body and portraits, showcasing Schiele's incredible expressive force.
The role of the line thus serves as a fascinating and illuminating point of reference and unique testament to the artist's innate and inimitable oeuvre. These outstanding works have been gathered from museums and private collections from all over the world and will now for the first time been presented at the Fondation Louis Vuitton.
Egon Schiele #ad - In schiele's work the evolution of his unique, idiosyncratic uses of line provides a visceral element of expression that allows the viewer to trace his artistic development over the course of distinctive periods within their bodies of work. The exhibition is curated by Dr. Accompanies a major double exhibition on jean-michel basquiat and egon schiele - two artists that died too young but created masses of work over the course of a decade, Paris, at the Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, gouaches and paintings sourced from private collections and museums all over the worldIn 2018 the Fondation Louis Vuitton, from 2nd October 2018 to 4th January 2019Comprises drawings, will host exhibitions on two of the greatest artists of the 20th century - Egon Schiele, and Jean-Michel Basquiat.
Both exhibitions will have the same curator and will be held at the same time. Schiele relentlessly sought to formulate concrete concepts of his exploration of the figurative. Thames Hudson.
Jean-Michel BasquiatEditions Gallimard #ad - With the astonishing radicalness of his artistic practice, Basquiat renewed the concept of art with enduring impact. Accompanies a major double exhibition on jean-michel basquiat and egon schiele - two artists that died too young but created masses of work over the course of a decade, at the Fondation Louis Vuitton, labelled "the definitive exhibition" by its curator, from 2nd October 2018 to 4th January 2019Comprises drawings, gouaches and paintings sourced from private collections and museums all over the worldThis, the catalogue of the Basquiat exhibition, brings together 100 of the artist's most important masterpieces, Paris, sourced from interational museums and private collections.
This basquiat retrospective centres on the idea of Basquiat's unique energetic line, symbols, objects, sculptures, his use of words, and how he integrates collage in his paintings, and large-scale drawings.
Before the Fall: German and Austrian Art in the 1930sPrestel #ad - This book features essays about the appropriation of artistic idioms, the reactions of artists toward their historical circumstances, and major political events that shaped the era. This generously illustrated and comprehensive book examines German and Austrian artists in the 1930s as they reacted to a time of crisis and dissent.
The 1930s in germany and Austria were marked by economic crisis, political disintegration, and social chaos. Works by max beckmann, albert paris gütersloh, josef scharl, oskar kokoschka, Max Ernst, and Alfred Kubin are presented alongside pieces by lesser-known artists such as Friedl Dicker-Brandeis, Richard Oelze, Karl Hubbuch, Franz Sedlacek, Otto Dix, and Rudolf Wacker.
Before the Fall: German and Austrian Art in the 1930s #ad - Presenting nearly 150 paintings and works on paper, this book reveals artistic developments that foreshadowed, reflected, and accompanied the beginning of World War II. Thames Hudson. This beautifully illustrated catalog surveys the development of the arts in these two countries between the two World Wars.
Gustav Klimt: 100 DrawingsDover Publications #ad - An issue of ver sacrum which reproduced one of his drawings was confiscated by the authorities. He knew, as they did, rather than shading, the creation of volume or the use of color, that line, is the natural medium for expressing the freedom of the living human form. He himself considered them finished works, and often exhibited them alongside his paintings.
Klimt's subject matter is almost exclusively the female body, naked or half clothed. This founder of secessionsstil and leader of the revolt against the Viennese academies was able to achieve greater freedom in his drawings than in his more laboriously executed paintings. Like that of these two past masters, Klimt's method is essentially linear.
The drawings reveal above all that concern of great draughtsmen from Michelangelo through Blake the marriage of subtle grace and expressive dynamism that is the human body. Gustav glück, director of vienna's kunsthistorisches Museum, wrote as early as 1922 of Gustav Klimt 1862–1918 that his drawings were perhaps his ultimate artistic achievement.
Gustav Klimt: 100 Drawings #ad - As he matured as an artist there was an increasing awareness of this and a greater and greater spontaneity that approached, finally, "the lightness of a net of gauze. Thames Hudson. While there are only about two hundred completed oils, the drawings number in the thousands, and are reported to have at times quite littered his studio.
Bruegel: The MasterThames & Hudson #ad - This book presents a full survey of Bruegel’s entire oeuvre and will prove to be an indispensable resource for Bruegel fans and scholars alike. C. This stunning compilation of the work pieter Bruegel, the 16th century’s most famous Netherlandish artist, is being published in anticipation of the 450-year anniversary of the artist’s death.
Bruegel: The Master #ad - Nearly 450 years after his death, Pieter Bruegel the Elder is widely regarded as the 16th century’s greatest Netherlandish painter. This book is the tie-in catalog for a once-in-a-generation exhibition of Bruegel’s work at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna. Bruegel’s work is renowned for its stunning compositions, often moralizing and always teeming with characters, inviting the viewer to reflect on the multi-layered complexity of each image.
150 illustrations Thames Hudson. Today, just over forty of his original paintings remain in museums and private collections, many of which have never been loaned out for exhibition purposes.