Tag: Albertina

Wien, 1. Bezirk (the art of very renowned palace and museum buildings in the core of downtown Vienna), Palais Erzherzog-Albrecht (Albertina), Albertinaplatz/Hanuschgasse

Weibliches Liebespaar/Female Lovers, 1915 (Bleistift und Deckfarben/Pencil and gouache), Albertina The three sheets shown here mark a peak in Schiele’s exploration of the failure of a relationship. The pencil drawing renders the two women exhaustedly lying beside one another in a geometric reduction of their naked bodies without staging a more complex togetherness. One gouache…