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Gustav Klimt

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Biography - Gustav Klimt:

Austrian painter.
Born: 1862 - Died: 1918
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Austria
Austria

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Whoever wants to know something about me - as an artist which alone is significant - they should look attentively at my pictures and there seek to recognise what I am and what I want.
Gustav Klimt



Whoever wants to know something about me - as an artist which alone is significant - they should look attentively at my pictures and there seek to recognise what I am and what I want.




Translation  

Translation

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German
Wer über mich als Künstler etwas wissen will, der soll meine Bilder aufmerksam betrachten und daraus zu erkennen suchen, was ich bin und was ich will.”
Gustav Klimt

French
Si quelqu'un veut savoir quelque chose sur moi en tant que peintre, qu'il regarde attentivement mes toiles et qu'il cherche à découvrir en elles, ce que je suis et ce que je veux.”
Gustav Klimt




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An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris.”
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Taste is good for wine lovers and cooks. Art has nothing to do with taste.”
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There is nothing that special to see when looking at me. I'm a painter who paints day in day out, from morning till evening - figure pictures and landscapes, more rarely portraits.”
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Sometimes I miss out the morning's painting session and instead study my Japanese books in the open.”
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