The Colors and Symbolism in Klimt’s Baby Painting


We are thrilled to announce our latest addition to the wooden jigsaw puzzle collection – the Baby puzzle. This puzzle features an iconic painting by Gustav Klimt and is sure to provide hours of enjoyment for puzzle enthusiasts of all ages. Let’s take a closer look at the painting and the artist behind it.

The Baby Painting by Gustav Klimt

The Baby painting, also known as the “Bildnis eines Kleinkindes,” was painted by Gustav Klimt in 1917. Klimt was an Austrian artist known for his decorative and sensual style, which he developed during the Art Nouveau movement. The painting features a baby sitting in a chair with its hands resting on the armrests. The baby is surrounded by a soft, colorful background, which includes patterns of flowers, circles, and abstract shapes.

What Style is Baby Painted In?

The Baby painting is considered to be part of Klimt’s Expressionist style, which emerged during his later years. The Expressionist style was characterized by bold, colorful brushstrokes, simplified forms, and distorted shapes. Klimt’s use of bright, contrasting colors and bold lines in the Baby painting perfectly captures the joyful spirit of childhood.

Where is the Baby Painting Kept?

The original Baby painting is currently housed in the Österreichische Galerie Belvedere in Vienna, Austria. It is considered one of Klimt’s most beloved works and is highly sought after by art collectors around the world.

What Was Happening When This Painting was Made?

The Baby painting was created during a tumultuous period in history, as World War I raged on. Despite the chaos of the times, Klimt continued to paint and create, bringing beauty and joy into the world through his art. The Baby painting is a testament to the enduring power of innocence and hopes in the face of adversity.

What Colors and Meaning Does Baby Represent?

The colors in the Baby painting are rich and vibrant, with shades of blue, pink, yellow, and green dominating the background. These colors are believed to represent the lush, vibrant landscape of Klimt’s native Austria. The painting is also thought to symbolize the purity and innocence of childhood, as well as the joy and wonder of new life.

How Much Does the Painting Baby Cost?

The original Baby painting is a highly valuable work of art and is not for sale. However, prints and reproductions of the painting are available for purchase, allowing admirers of Klimt’s work to bring a piece of his artistry into their own homes.

The Baby puzzle featuring Gustav Klimt’s iconic painting is a stunning addition to our collection of Gustav Klimt wooden jigsaw puzzles. Its intricate, irregular pieces and premium wooden box make it a delightful gift for any puzzle enthusiast or art lover. We hope you enjoy piecing together this masterpiece and exploring the world of Gustav Klimt.

Baby Puzzle

From $60.25

Baby puzzle has all the great features that our wooden puzzles have:

  • The puzzle comes in a premium wooden box with the artwork on the lid.
  • The lid of the box can be used as a photo frame, as a special stand is included.
  • Jigsaw puzzles are available in different piece amounts – for kids and adults.
  • Sustainable wooden raw materials are used to make the puzzle.
  • A wooden jigsaw puzzle makes a great gift for any occasion.
  • Irregular Victorian laser-cut puzzle pieces for hours of enjoyment and fun.
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