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Uniform Title Nackte Wahrheit. English.
Title The naked truth : Klimt, Schiele, Kokoschka and other scandals / edited by Tobias G. Natter and Max Hollein ; with contributions by Tobias G. Natter .. [and others] ; [English translation, Elizabeth Clegg]..

Publication Info. München ; New York : Prestel, [2005]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  759.36 N125N    Check Shelf
Description 289 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Note Catalogue of the exhibition held at Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Jan.28-Apr.24, 2005, and Leopold Museum, Vienna, May 13-Aug. 22, 2005.
Translation of: Nackte Wahrheit : Klimt, Schiele, Kokoschka und andere Skandale.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-288).
Contents On the limits of the exhibitable : the naked body and public space in Viennese art around 1900 / Tobias G. Natter -- Shame and shamelessness / Christina von Braun -- Exposure and excitement : a short physiology of scandal / Andreas Mayer -- 'That is not a sign of the times, it is a sign of extravagance' : the scandal surrounding Gustav Klimt's faculty paintings / Doris Guth -- The naked body : disguise and tradition -- A farewell to allegory -- Clashes with authority : four case studies. Gustav Klimt : censored ; Oskar Kokoschka as an 'enfant terrible' ; Egon Schiele in prison ; Adolf Loos and the naked architectural body -- Love and the battle of the sexes. Oskar Kokoschka and Alma Mahler ; Richard Gerstl and Mathilde Schönberg ; Egon Schiele and Wally Neuzil -- Testing the limits. Gustav Klimt ; Ănton Kolig ; Egon Schiele -- The androgyne -- The modern artist as martyr.
Subject Klimt, Gustav, 1862-1918 -- Exhibitions.
Schiele, Egon, 1890-1918 -- Exhibitions.
Kokoschka, Oskar, 1886-1980 -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Austrian -- Austria -- Vienna -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Austrian -- Austria -- Vienna -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Drawing, Austrian -- Austria -- Vienna -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Erotic art -- Austria -- Vienna -- Exhibitions.
Nude in art -- Exhibitions.
Art and society -- Austria -- Vienna -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Kokoschka, Oskar, 1886-1980.
Schiele, Egon, 1890-1918.
Klimt, Gustav, 1862-1918.
Natter, Tobias G. (Tobias Günter)
Hollein, Max.
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt.
Leopold Museum.
ISBN 3791360310 Schirn Kunsthalle
3791360337 Leopold Museum
379133283X trade ed.
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