Children Carving May Flutes 1865 Oil Painting - Arnold Bocklin

Children Carving May Flutes 1865

Arnold BocklinItem # 107843
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Painting Size: 12" x 16"
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Finished Size: 30" x 34"
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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Children Carving May Flutes 1865", originally brought to life by the talented Arnold Bocklin. Unlike posters or prints, our hand-painted oil painting breathes an unique sense of depth and texture into your space. Every detail, every stroke, and every texture is meticulously recreated, paying the perfect homage to Arnold Bocklin and his artistic vision.

    Owning this piece is more than just decoration - it's a statement of your refined taste in art. Let the vibrant colors and intricate details of this replica serve as a daily reminder of the beauty in our world. Elevate your decor and appreciate the richness of art with our replica of this masterpiece.

  • Painting Description

    "Children Carving May Flutes" (German: "Kinder beim Schnitzen von Maienpfeifen") is an 1865 oil painting by Swiss symbolist painter Arnold Böcklin. The work is notable for its depiction of a serene and idyllic scene, which contrasts with the more somber and mythological themes that Böcklin is best known for. In this painting, Böcklin captures the innocence and simplicity of childhood through the portrayal of children engaged in the traditional springtime activity of carving flutes from the branches of the May tree, a custom associated with the arrival of spring and the celebration of May Day in many European cultures.

    The composition of the painting is carefully structured, with the children absorbed in their task, suggesting a sense of harmony with nature. Böcklin's use of soft lighting and a muted color palette contributes to the overall peaceful atmosphere of the scene. The attention to detail in the children's expressions and the texture of the wood they carve reflects Böcklin's skill in rendering both human figures and elements of the natural world.

    "Children Carving May Flutes" is considered a significant work within Böcklin's oeuvre as it showcases his versatility as an artist and his ability to evoke a nostalgic and bucolic mood. The painting is also an example of Böcklin's interest in genre scenes and his capacity to infuse them with a sense of timelessness and universality. This work is held in a private collection, and it has been exhibited in various art galleries and museums, contributing to the understanding of Böcklin's artistic range beyond his more famous symbolist works.

  • Lead Time & Shipping

    When you order this oil painting replica, it typically takes 2-3 weeks to paint. If the artwork is more complex, it might need a little more time to ensure the best quality. Once it's ready, we'll send you a photo for your approval. After you give the green light, we'll ship it to you for free.

  • Return & Refund

    We believe in the quality of our hand-painted oil painting reproductions, and your satisfaction is our priority. If for any reason, you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we offer a 45-day return policy. You can return your artwork within 45 days of receipt and receive a full refund. Please note that the artwork must be returned in the original packaging and in the same condition as it was received.

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