Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I (also called The Lady in Gold or The Woman in Gold) is a painting by Gustav Klimt, completed between 1903 and 1907. The portrait was commissioned by the sitter’s husband, Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer (de), a Jewish banker and sugar producer.
Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II. Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II is a 1912 painting by Gustav Klimt . Adele Bloch-Bauer (1881–1925) was a refined art-loving Viennese salon lady, …
Artist: Gustav Klimt
Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I is a 1907 painting by Gustav Klimt. According to press reports it was sold for US$135 million to Ronald Lauder for his Neue Galerie in New York City in June 2006, which made it at that time the List of most expensive paintings|most expensive painting for about 4 …
Portrait of Adele Bloch Bauer I, 1907 by Gustav Klimt. He twice commissioned Klimt to paint a portrait of Adele. This painting, made at the height of Klimt’s career, prompted critics to coin the phrase ‘Mehr Blech wie Bloch’, a pun meaning more brass (i.e., money) than Bloch.
Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. Adele Bloch-Bauer was the only person to be painted twice by Klimt. This painting is perhaps most famous not for its artistic quality, but because of its scandalous history since inception. Upon her death, Adele Bloch-Bauer wished the …
Artist: Gustav Klimt
Courtesy of the Neue Galerie. Oprah Winfrey made a pretty penny selling Gustav Klimt‘s Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II (1912) for $150 million in 2016, reports Katya Kazakina for Bloomberg. The buyer is allegedly an unidentified Chinese collector, who pulled the trigger on the purchase over the summer.
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Gustav Klimt’s Adele Bloch-Bauer Paintings to Be Reunited at Neue Galerie. Gustav Klimt ‘s two portraits of Adele Bloch-Bauer were part of one of the biggest Nazi-looted art restitution cases in history. Now, the public will get a chance to see the two paintings side-by-side for the first time in a …
Klimt’s 1907 Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I was acquired for Neue Galerie New York in 2006. At the time of the acquisition, the museum’s President and co-founder, Ronald S. Lauder, stated: “With this dazzling painting, Klimt created one of his greatest works of art.”
The Real Story Behind ‘Woman in Gold’. The titular character in Woman in Gold is Adele Bloch-Bauer, whose husband, Czech sugar mogul Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer, commissioned Austrian symbolist painter Gustav Klimt, to paint two portraits of his wife when she was 25 years old.
Adele Bloch-Bauer, the wife of the wealthy industrialist Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer, who was also the big supporter of Klimt’s art, was the only model painted by the famous artist twice. She was also depicted in the well-known Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I .
955 shares. Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I (also called The Lady in Gold or The Woman in Gold) is a painting by Gustav Klimt, completed between 1903 and 1907. The portrait was commissioned by the sitter’s husband, Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer. The painting was stolen by the Nazis in 1941 and displayed at the Österreichische Galerie Belvedere.