Secession – Beethoven Frieze

Wien, Österreich
Österreichische Galerie Belvedere
Measurement based analysis and assessment
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CC Acoustics, dynamics, building physics, measurement & instrumentation

By order of the Austrian Gallery Belvedere vibration studies were carried out at the Beethoven frieze, one of the most famous works of art by Gustav Klimt. The frieze, which depicts Richard Wagner‘s interpretation of the 9th symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, is a horizontal chain of paintings on boards with a height of 2.2 m and a length of 3.0 to 5.0 m.