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AAustrian art -the Austrian flag: one horizontal white bar between two red ones

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see thumbnail to rightGustav Klimt (Austrian, 1862-1918), Hope, II, 1907-08, oil, gold, and platinum on canvas, 43 1/2 x 43 1/2 inches, (110.5 x 110.5 cm), Museum of Modern Art, NY. See pattern.

 

 

Raoul Hausmann (Austrian, 1886-1971), Mechanical Head [or, The Spirit of Our Time], 1919, assemblage: the head of a mannequin in wood, with diverse objects attached to it (including a leather pocketbook, a collapsing aluminum cup, brass and cardboard labels), 12 5/8 x 9 inches (32.5 x 21 x 20 cm), Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris. See Dada.

 

 

 

see thumbnail to leftOtto Natzler (Austrian, 1908-2007) , Gertrud Natzler (Austrian, 1908-1971), Bowl, 1943, earthenware, turquoise overflow lava glaze, height 3 7/16 inches (8.75 cm), diameter 8 1/2 inches (21.5 cm), Los Angeles County Museum of Art. See Austrian art.

 

 

 

Also see architecture, arms & armor, Art Nouveau, Baroque, costume, Dada, design, drawing, engraving, etching, expression, Expressionism, fascist aesthetic, flags of Europe, French art, furniture, genre, German art, Gothic, history painting, illumination, jewelry, landscape, lithography, Madonna, Middle Ages, museum, mythology, narrative art, Northern Renaissance, nude, photography, portrait, seascape, self-portrait, Spanish art, still life, textile, and watercolor, among many other articles.

 

 

 

 

 


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