Unformatted text preview: progressive Arts and Crafts movement, but was highly successful all around the world. The leading exponents included the illustrators Aubrey Beardsley and Walter Crane in England; the architects Henry van de Velde and Victor Horta in Belgium; the jewellery designer René Lalique in France; the painter Gustav Klimt in Austria; the architect Antonio Gaudí in Spain; and the glassware designer Louis C. Tiffany and the architect Louis Sullivan in the United States. Its most common themes were symbolic and frequently erotic and the movement, despite not lasting beyond 1914 was important in terms of the development of abstract art. REPRESENTATIVE ARTISTS: Gustav Klimt Alphonse Mucha Aubrey Beardsley Antonio Gaudí Hector Guimard Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec...
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- Antonio Gaudi, Gustav Klimt, Aubrey Beardsley, ART NOUVEAU KEY, illustrators Aubrey Beardsley, art. Art Nouveau