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The Kiss
February 14

A masterful composition of luxurious patterns and shapes, The Kiss created in 1907 by artist Gustav Klimt, has become an enduring symbol of love... the golden form of an embracing couple emerging from a field of flowers. Rich and decadent, the painting characterizes the work of Klimt and the other artists of the Vienna Secession who revolted against the conservative works and moral standards of earlier periods.


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