Egon Schiele - (1890-1918), Austrian artist and a major figurative painter of the early 20th century. Artistic movements: Expressionism, Viennese Secession, Art Nouveau.Schiele was born in 1890 in a small town Tulln on the Danube, in the family of Austrian National Railway official and mother of Czech descent.
Egon Schiele prints in our collection include probably his most recognisable masterpiece - Seated Woman with Bent Knees, 1917. This drawing perfectly corresponds with Artisso’s natural, beautifully crafted oak frame. Its minimal and modern design fits the raw style of Schiele’s work.