Wednesday, April 09, 2008

Six Images In Search Of An Exhibition IX

Midas In Vienna: Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)

Music, 1895

Pallas Athene, 1898

Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer, 1907

Hope, 1907

Water Serpents II, c. 1907

Tree of Life, 1909

'It is not possible that a piece of sculpture, a piece of music which gives us an emotion which we feel to be more exalted, more pure, more true, does not correspond to some definite spiritual reality.'

Marcel Proust