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Portrait of Adele Bloch Bauer

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Jeryl Brunner | Posted 06.30.2015 | Arts
Jeryl Brunner

In 1907, Austrian painter Gustav Klimt completed his masterpiece Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. The painting, which contains actual gold leaf, became known as Woman in Gold. It was considered to be the Austrian Mona Lisa.

Happy Birthday, Gustav Klimt!

Posted 07.14.2013 | Arts

In honor of Gustav Klimt's birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the artist's life and work. Today is the 151s...

LOOK: What Today's Google Logo Represents

Posted 07.14.2012 | Technology

Google is paying homage to Austrian artist Gustav Klimt with a "Google Doodle" of one of his most popular paintings: "The Kiss." Born on July 14, 1...

Happy 150th Birthday Gustav Klimt!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Today is the 150th anniversary of the birth of Austrian symbolist painter, Gustav Klimt, known best as the creator of the famed painting "The Kiss" an...

The True Tale Behind Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece

AP | By JONATHAN LOPEZ | Posted 04.09.2012 | Arts

-- "The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece, `Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer'" (Knopf), by Anne-Marie O'Connor: In 1907...