The Kiss by Gustave Klimt, was painted 1907–1908, it is probably the Viennese artist’s most famous work. The painting depicts a couple embracing each other, their bodies entwined in elaborate beautiful robes decorated in a style influenced by the contemporary Art Nouveau style and the organic forms of the earlier Arts and Crafts movement. Add brilliance in colour and exceptional detail to your space with this art piece.
Klimt explorations of human relationships in his work was considered very ‘modern’ at the time. He believed that no institution or person had the right of censorship over his work. His work is a synthesis of both the decorative and sumptuous Art Nouveau and Symbolism.