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kiss? more…

 

Always, I was wondering if Gustav Klimt copies the classic painters…

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  Briseis Painter: Erastes (lover) and eromenos (beloved) kissing, ca. 480 BC. 

Tondo of an Attic red-figured cup. Louvre

(Department of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Antiquities, Sully, 1st floor, room 39, case 10).

 kissklimt Gustav Klimt: The Kiss, 1907-08.

Oil and gold on canvas 180 x 180 cm,  Osterreichische Galerie, Vienna.