Standing Nude with Large Hat (Gertrude Schiele)  Completion Date: 1910 Place of Creation: Czech Republic Style: Expressionism Genre: nude painting (nu) Technique: charcoal Material: paper Dimensions: 44.5 x 31 cm Gallery: Private Collection

Egon Schiele (German: [ˈʃiːlə] ( listen); 12 June 1890 – 31 October 1918) was an Austrian painter. A protégé of Gustav Klimt, Schiele was a major figurative painter of the early 20th century. His work is noted for its intensity and its raw sexuality, and the many self-portraits the artist produced, including naked self-portraits. The twisted body shapes and the expressive line that characterize Schiele's paintings and drawings mark the artist as an early exponent of Expressionism.

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