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Famous Vienna Secession Artists

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List of famous Vienna Secession artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Vienna Secession movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Vienna Secession period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You may want to copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent. The list you're viewing is made up of many different artists, including Koloman Moser and Charles Rennie Mackintosh. {#nodes}
  • Oskar Kokoschka (1 March 1886 – 22 February 1980) was an Austrian artist, poet and playwright best known for his intense expressionistic portraits and landscapes. ...  more
    • Artworks: Self-Portrait, Doctor Emma Veronika Sanders, Hans Tietze and Erica Tietze-Conrat, Mann und Weib auf dem Sterbeweg (Man and Woman on the Road to Death), from...
    • Birthplace: Pöchlarn, Europe, Austria, Central Europe, Lower Austria
    • Associated periods or movements: Expressionism, Vienna Secession
    • Art Forms: Painting, Drawing
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    Arnold Böcklin (16 October 1827 – 16 January 1901) was a Swiss symbolist painter....  more
    • Artworks: Isle of the Dead
    • Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
    • Associated periods or movements: Symbolist literature, Vienna Secession
    • Art Forms: Painting
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    Max Klinger

    Max Klinger (18 February 1857 – 5 July 1920) was a German symbolist painter, sculptor, printmaker, and writer. Klinger was born in Leipzig and studied in Karlsruhe. An admirer of the etchings of Menzel and Goya, he shortly became a skilled and imaginative engraver in his own right. He began creating sculptures in the early 1880s. From 1883–1893 he lived in Rome, and became increasingly influenced by the Italian Renaissance and antiquity....  more
    • Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
    • Associated periods or movements: Vienna Secession
    • Art Forms: Painting
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    Eugène Grasset

    Eugène Samuel Grasset (25 May 1845 – 23 October 1917) was a Franco-Swiss decorative artist who worked in Paris, France in a variety of creative design fields during the Belle Époque. He is considered a pioneer in Art Nouveau design....  more
    • Birthplace: Lausanne, Switzerland
    • Associated periods or movements: Art Nouveau, Vienna Secession
    • Art Forms: Painting