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Gustav Klimt Quotes

Gustav Klimt Quotes & Quotations
Gustav Klimt
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  • 1
    All art is erotic. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 2
    Although even when I am being idle I have plenty of food for thought both early and late - thoughts both about and not about art. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 3
    Even when I have to write a simple letter I'm scared stiff as if faced with looming seasickness. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 4
    I can paint and draw. I believe this myself and a few other people say that they believe this too. But I'm not certain of whether it's true. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 5
    If the weather is good I go into the nearby wood - there I am painting a small beech forest (in the sun) with a few conifers mixed in. This takes until 8 'o clock. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 6
    On my first days here I did not start work immediately but, as planned, I took it easy for a few days - flicked through books, studied Japanese art a little. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
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    Sometimes I miss out the morning's painting session and instead study my Japanese books in the open. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 8
    Then I paint again for a while: if the sun is shining a picture of the lake, if it's overcast then a landscape from the window of my room. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 9
    There is nothing that special to see when looking at me. I'm a painter who paints day in day out, from morning till evening - figure pictures and landscapes, more rarely portraits. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 10
    Today I want to start working again in earnest - I'm looking forward to it because doing nothing does become rather boring after a while. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt
  • 11
    True relaxation, which would do me the world of good, does not exist for me. Gustav-KlimtGustav Klimt