For Venus Retrograde in Leo (Squaring Saturn in Scorpio)

The film “Woman in Gold” is renewing attention to Austrian artist Gustav Klimt. At his death a work in progress in his studio revealed a secret worthy of the current square between Venus retrograde in showy Leo and Saturn in sexy Scorpio:  He painted women in great, nigh on pornographic anatomical detail, then covered their bodies with the lush ornamentation that characterizes his style. (No indication that he did this for portraits, btw). Here’s the canvas that blew his cover, The Bride (from the Klimt Gallery):

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