Though not held to be an important artist in terms of his influence on others, Gustav Klimt nonetheless remains probably the most popular and well-known artist in the Art Nouveau movement. Klimt is best known for his beautiful, flowing paintings of women, and his extensive use of gold leaf, evoking a blatant sensuality and eroticism that was shocking to his late Victorian and early Edwardian audience.
Hand embroidered with the traditional Crewel chain stitching of India, the Embroidered Wall Hangings create a contemporary feel for your home or office. The Klimt inspired design on this wall hanging exhibits a multitude of colors and shapes in a pattern sure to delight. Indulge yourself and find some of the Contemporary Throw Pillows to accompany your Wall Hanging. Enjoy slight imperfections as this wall art is hand-made and no two pieces are exactly alike.
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Kashmiri artisans work together in a cottage industry, handcrafting the entire piece from the design, to the wool, to the beautiful chain-stitch embroidery, the finest in the world. No child labor used and the pillow covers are made by highly skilled artisans making a living wage.
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Klimt Mermaid Wall Hanging is approximately 48″ x 72″. Dry cleaning is recommended. The Wall Hanging is 70% wool and 30% cotton with canvas backing and space for dowel (Dowel not included). Hand embroidered, traditional chain stitching of India. The Kashmir wool thread makes it soft to the touch, and the raised-swirl texture of the embroidery delights the senses. Expect and enjoy variations in size and color as items are hand crafted.
One Klimt inspired Mermaid Wall Hanging.
For more information on artist inspiration, as well as similar items, check out our Artist Page – Klimt.