Gustav Klimt (1862-1918), was an Austrian painter and graphic designer, symbolist. One of the most outstanding representatives of Art Nouveau, the leader of Viennese Modernism.
He gained his work experience while painting interiors of big, public buildings. His typical academical education, experience in decorating and unique atmosphere of Vienna found expression in his mature work.
The atmosphere of Vienna was a reason to create work free of all conventions, expressing the luxuriant and complex era . His paintings are full of sensuality and erotism, he was painting allegories, portraits, landscapes and erotic art nudes.