19th Century Painting

Fernand Khnopff (1858-1921): Belgian Symbolist

Khnopff: I lock my door 
upon myself, 1891

Khnopff: I lock my door 
upon myself, 1891

Khnopff: I lock my door 
upon myself, 1891

Khnopff: I lock my door 
upon myself, 1891

Khnopff: The Caresses, 
1896,

Khnopff: The Caresses, 1896, detail

Khnopff: The Caresses, 1896, detail

Khnopff: The Caresses, 1896, detail

Gustave Moreau: Oedipus 
and the Sphinx, 1864

All photos by J. Howe

  1. Fernand Khnopff: I lock my door upon myself, 1891. Munch, Neue Pinakotheka.
  2. Fernand Khnopff: The Caresses (The Sphinx), 1896. Royal Museums of Fine Arts, Brussels.
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