Florentine Quattrocento - Mural painting in the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
Measures: 230 x 230 cm
Technique: Oil on stucco base
Depository: Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
The commission for pendentive paintings in the Kunsthistorisches Museum was only ordered from the Compagnie after Hans Makarts death 1884. Klimt was asigned with the pendentive paintings on the northwall. Themes accomplished by Klimt were: Venetian Quattrocento, Greak Antiquity, Egyptian Art, Ancient Italian Art and Florentine Quattro-and Cinquecento.