Preposterous cried Solomon in a rage, from Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J.M. Barrie, 1906 Oil Painting - Arthur Rackham

Preposterous cried Solomon in a rage, from Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J.M. Barrie, 1906

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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Preposterous cried Solomon in a rage, from Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J.M. Barrie, 1906", originally brought to life by the talented Arthur Rackham. 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 Arthur Rackham 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

    "Preposterous cried Solomon in a rage" is an illustration by the renowned English artist Arthur Rackham, created for the book "Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens" by J.M. Barrie, published in 1906. This work is part of a series of illustrations that Rackham produced to accompany Barrie's narrative, which delves into the earlier adventures of the character Peter Pan, the boy who wouldn't grow up, set in London's famous Kensington Gardens.

    Arthur Rackham (1867–1939) was one of the most celebrated illustrators of the 'Golden Age' of British book illustration, which encompassed the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His distinctive style, characterized by richly detailed and dreamlike images, often with a touch of the grotesque or fantastical, made him a perfect match for Barrie's whimsical and somewhat dark tale of the boy who lives among the fairies and birds in Kensington Gardens after being lost by his nurse.

    In "Preposterous cried Solomon in a rage," Rackham captures a moment of high emotion from the story, as Solomon, the wise old owl who is the judge and lawmaker of the birds, reacts with indignation. The illustration is a testament to Rackham's ability to convey complex emotions and narratives through his art, blending the magical with the everyday and bringing the characters of Barrie's story to life in a way that has captivated readers for over a century.

    The collaboration between Barrie and Rackham on "Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens" was a significant event in the history of children's literature, as it brought together the talents of a leading author and a foremost illustrator. The resulting book, with Rackham's illustrations, has become a classic, beloved by both children and adults. Rackham's images, including "Preposterous cried Solomon in a rage," have been widely reproduced and remain influential in the fields of illustration and fantasy art to this day.

  • 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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  • How do I clean and maintain my oil painting reproduction?

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