Mäda Primavesi (1903–2000)

Oil on canvas | 149.9 x 110.5cm | 1912-13

Gustav Klimt

Mäda Primavesi’s expression and posture convey a remarkable degree of confidence for a nine-year-old girl, even one who was, by her own account, willful and a tomboy. Klimt made numerous preliminary sketches for this portrait, experimenting with diff...
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