Gustav Klimt

I can paint and draw … Only two things are certain. I have never painted a self-portrait. I am less interested in myself as a subject for painting than I am in other people, above all women.

Egon Schiele

With his signature graphic style, embrace of figural distortion, and bold defiance of conventional norms of beauty, Egon Schiele was one of the leading figures of Austrian Expressionism.

Zdzisław Beksiński

Zdzisław Beksiński did his paintings and drawings in what he called either a ‘Baroque’ or a ‘Gothic’ manner.

Pablo Picasso

Picasso is not just a man and his work. Picasso is always a legend, indeed almost a myth. In the public view he has long since been the personification of genius in modern art.

Pieter Bruegel

Pieter Bruegel specialized in genre paintings populated by peasants, often with a landscape element, but he also painted religious works.

Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani was a central participant in the Ecole de Paris, Modigliani modernized two of the enduring themes of art history: the portrait and the nude.

Henri Rousseau

Henri Rousseau became a full-time artist at the age of forty-nine, after retiring from his post at the Paris customs office – a job that prompted his famous nickname, “Le Douanier Rousseau”

Ferdinand Hodler

Ferdinand Hodler was one of the best-known Swiss painters of the nineteenth century. His early works were done in a realistic style. Later, he adopted a personal form of symbolism he called Parallelism

Odilon Redon

Odilon Redon : Considered to be the greatest of the French symbolists. He was a friend of Mallarmé, Francis Jammes, Jean Moréas and Paul Valéry

Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper (July 22, 1882 – May 15, 1967) was a prominent American realist painter and printmaker.

He reflected his personal vision of modern American life.

Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali is among the most versatile and prolific artists of the twentieth century.

Dali was renowned for his flamboyant personality as much as for his undeniable technical virtuosity.

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

One of the most significant figures in American art and a forerunner of the Post-Impressionist movement, James Abbott McNeill Whistler is celebrated for his innovative painting style and eccentric personality.