Afternoon Tea: Minerva or Pallas Athena (1898)

NOL art Klimt minerva or pallas athena
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From my main man Gustav Klimt.

Afternoon Tea: Female Organ Player (1885)

NOL art Klimt female organ player 1885
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From Gustav Klimt, still my favorite artist of all time…

Afternoon Tea: Town on the Blue River (1910)

This is from the Austrian painter Egon Schiele:

nol art schiele town on the blue river 1910
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Schiele was a buddy of Gustav Klimt’s but he died at the age of 28 in the Spanish flu pandemic.

Afternoon Tea: Death and Life (1916)

From my favorite artist, the Austrian Gustav Klimt:

nol art klimt death and life 1916
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My son was born a few hours ago. If all went according to plan (I scheduled this post last weekend), I am in a state of pure love and joy as a another Christensen is added to the troop.

Afternoon Tea: Fredericke Maria Beer (1916)

By the Austrian painter Gustav Klimt:

NOL art Klimt fredericke maria beer 1916
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This beauty is in a private collection, somewhere on this planet…

Afternoon Tea: The Three Ages of Woman (1905)

By the Austrian painter Gustav Klimt:

NOL art Klimt the three ages of woman 1905
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Nightcap

  1. Right-libertarians as counter-advocates Chris Dillow, Stumbling & Mumbling
  2. India, Modernity, and the Great Divergence Susan Wolcott, EH.net
  3. When Trotsky lived in the Big Apple Joseph Hammond, Claremont Review of Books
  4. Vienna is celebrating its architectural legacy Kendall Hill, the Australian