Denomination: 50 euro
Release Date: April 13, 2016
Series: Klimt and His Women
Obverse: portrait of Emilia Flöge by Gustav Klimt and the artist himself on the right
Reverse: a fragment of the picture "Kiss"
Mint: Austrian Mint
Design: Thomas Pesendorfer, Mag. Helmut Andexlinger
|50 euro||Gold (986 samples)||10.14 g||22.00 mm||30 000||proof|
On April 13, 2016, a collectible gold coin of Austria with a face value of 50 euro "Kiss" was issued, which completes the series "Klimt and His Women." Minted in the Austrian mint with a circulation of 30,000 units.
The obverse of the golden coin of Austria depicts a portrait of Emilia Flöge, beloved of Gustav Klimt, which the artist painted in 1902. On the right side of the obverse is Klimt himself. At the bottom of the coin is the denomination "50 EURO" as well as the year of minting "2016." To the left and top of the image is the country name "REPUBLIK ÖSTERREICH."
The reverse of the coin depicts a fragment of one of the artist's most famous paintings, "Kiss."
List of collectible gold coins of 50 euro of Austria from the series "Klimt and his women":
2012 - Adelie Bloch-Bauer Coin
2013 - Coin "Waiting"
2014 - Judith II Coin
2015 - Coin "Medicine"
2016 - Kiss Coin