Proun. 1st Kestner Portfolio Oil Painting - Eliezer Markowich Lissitzky

Proun. 1st Kestner Portfolio

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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Proun. 1st Kestner Portfolio", originally brought to life by the talented Eliezer Markowich Lissitzky. 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 Eliezer Markowich Lissitzky 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

    '''Proun. 1st Kestner Portfolio''' is a seminal collection of lithographs by Russian avant-garde artist Eliezer Markowich Lissitzky, commonly known as El Lissitzky. Created in 1923, the portfolio consists of a series of prints that embody Lissitzky's Proun concept—a term he coined from the Russian acronym for "Project for the Affirmation of the New." The Proun series was pivotal in the development of Constructivism, an artistic and architectural philosophy that emerged in Russia beginning in 1913 and flourished in the 1920s, which aimed to reflect modern industrial society and urban space.

    The 1st Kestner Portfolio marks a significant point in Lissitzky's career where he transitioned from painting to the development of a new visual language that sought to integrate art with architecture and industrial design. The works within the portfolio are characterized by their use of geometric forms, intersecting planes, and a dynamic sense of space that seems to transcend the two-dimensional surface of the paper. Lissitzky's innovative use of typography and graphic design within the Proun series also heralded a new approach to visual communication, influencing future movements such as Bauhaus and De Stijl.

    El Lissitzky's Proun. 1st Kestner Portfolio not only reflects the utopian ideals of the early Soviet period but also represents a groundbreaking exploration of abstraction, space, and the potential for art to shape a new societal and cultural order. The portfolio is named after the Kestner Society, an art association in Hanover, Germany, which was one of the first to exhibit Lissitzky's Proun works. Today, the Proun. 1st Kestner Portfolio is recognized as a major work of early 20th-century art and continues to be studied for its innovative aesthetic and conceptual contributions to modernism.

  • 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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We offer online proofing services, allowing you to be hands-on with every step of the artistic journey. You can personally review and suggest tweaks, and we'll meticulously fine-tune every detail until it aligns with your vision to the tee.

Frequently asked questions

  • How similar are your oil painting reproductions to the original artworks?

    We pride ourselves on achieving a high level of accuracy in our reproductions. While it's nearly impossible to replicate an artwork 100%, our skilled artists ensure that our reproductions capture the essence, texture, and colors of the original as closely as possible.
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    Yes, we offer modification services. Just let us know your preferences, and our artists will make the necessary adjustments to meet your requirements.
  • How should I display my oil painting reproduction to achieve the best effect?

    For the best visual impact, hang your painting at eye level in a well-lit area, preferably with indirect natural light or soft artificial lighting. Avoid direct sunlight and high humidity areas to protect the artwork.
  • Can I see a draft of the artwork before it's finished?

    Yes, we offer online proofing services. Once the initial draft is ready, we'll send you a preview. You can provide feedback, and our artists will make adjustments accordingly.
  • How do I clean and maintain my oil painting reproduction?

    Gently dust the painting with a soft brush or lint-free cloth. Avoid using chemicals or water. If the painting requires deeper cleaning, consult a professional.