Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt was born in Vienna and is a well-known symbolist painter in Austria. He founded the Vienna Secession and is also a representative of the so-called Vienna cultural circle. Gustav Klimt's paintings are characterized by special symbolic decorative patterns, and the theme of sex is used extensively in the paintings.In addition to figurative works such as fables and portraits, he also created landscape paintings and gold leaf paintings.Among the artists of the Vienna secession movement, klimt was most influenced by Japanese art and its methods.