Klimt Sunflower Art Scarf - Chiffon
The Sunflower Art Scarf in Chiffon by Gustav Klimt
Hand Washable Fine Polyester Chiffon
17" x 65" (43cm x 165cm)
This beautiful Klimt art scarf has been beautifully printed with Gustav Klimt's famous painting "The Sunflower" which was done between 1906 and 1907 during his Golden Phase. The single sunflower stands alone with a background of greens and many colored flowers below. The shape and leaves in The Sunflower is remarkably like the form of the lovers in The Kiss. These two of Klimt's best known works were exhibited for the first time in 1908 at the Art Show Vienna.
Our Klimt scarf measures 17" x 65" and is a light, airy chiffon, perfect for all season wear! If you need special Klimt gift ideas for artist or just want an art gift for yourself, this art Scarf is really special.
Gustav Klimt was an Austrian symbolist painter and a prominent member of the Vienna Secession movement He is well known for his portraits, murals, sketches and even rich tapestry like landscapes. Born in 1862, Klimt attended the Vienna University of Arts and Crafts in 1876 and formed the “Company of Artists” with his two brothers and a friend, after which he was awarded the Golden Order of Merit from the Emperor of Vienna. In 1892, his father and one of his brothers died, leaving him responsible for their families. The family tragedy also affected his artistic vision, which helped him develop his own personal style.
Born: 14 July 1862; Baumgarten, Austria Died: 06 February 1918; Vienna, Austria