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Egon Schiele (June 12, 1890 – October 31, 1918) (pronounced [ˈʃiːlə], approximately SHEE-luh) was an Austrian painter, a protégé of Gustav Klimt, and a major figurative painter of the early 20th century.

Schiele's body of work is noted for the intensity and the large number of self-portraits he produced. The twisted body shapes that characterize Schiele's paintings and drawings make the artist a notable exponent of Expressionism. The most important collection of Schiele's work is housed in the Leopold Museum, Vienna.

Egon Schiele was born in Tulln on the Danube. His father, Adolf, worked for the Austrian State Railways as a station master; his mother, Marie, was from Krumau, in Bohemia. As a child, he attended the school run by the Stift Klosterneuburg, where his arts teacher K.L. Strauch recognized and supported Schiele's artistic talent.

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Self Portrait4 - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Self Portrait4
Forest With Sunlit Clearing In The Background - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Forest With Sunlit Clearing In The Background
Pair of Women (Women embracing each other) - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Pair of Women (Women embracing each other)
Self Portrait With Hand To Cheek - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Self Portrait With Hand To Cheek
Standing Male Nude, Back View - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Standing Male Nude, Back View
Seated Woman With Green Stockings - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Seated Woman With Green Stockings
Sitting feminine act - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Sitting feminine act
Autumn Tree With Fuchsias - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Autumn Tree With Fuchsias
Self Portrait - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Self Portrait
Conversion - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Conversion
Self Portrait With Black Vase And Spread Fingers - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Self Portrait With Black Vase And Spread Fingers
Woman Undressing - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Woman Undressing
Winding Brook - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Winding Brook
Seated Young Girl - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Seated Young Girl
Standing Girl In A Blue Dress And Green Stockings ... - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Standing Girl In A Blue Dress And Green Stockings ...
The Family - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
The Family
The Artists Wife - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
The Artists Wife
Woman With Black Stockings - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Woman With Black Stockings
Old Houses In Krumau - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Old Houses In Krumau
Selfportrait, a grimace piercingly - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Selfportrait, a grimace piercingly
Stein On The Danube - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Stein On The Danube
Portrait Of A Man With A Floppy Hat Aka Portrait Of... - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Portrait Of A Man With A Floppy Hat Aka Portrait Of...
Kneeling Semi Nude - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Kneeling Semi Nude
Self Portrait  Facing Right - Egon Schiele - www.egon-schiele.net
Self Portrait Facing Right
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