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  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or reminiscent of the Austrian symbolist painter Gustav Klimt (1862–1918), best known for frank, erotic depictions of the female body.


Klimt +‎ -ian (Wiktionary)


  • Made while Francis was living in Paris, these luminous paintings consist of fields of radiant color laid on in soft, translucent bubble shapes that show him at his Klimtian best.

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  • But instead of straight black Asian hair, the model’s long, curly, Klimtian hair created a brilliant melding of East and West, of the Viennese Mitteleuropa past and the Blade Runner–esque Pacific Rim future.

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