Les Premieres Funerailles, Adam et Eve portant Abel (First Mourning, Adam and Eve carrying Abel) Oil Painting - Louis-Ernest Barrias

Les Premieres Funerailles, Adam et Eve portant Abel (First Mourning, Adam and Eve carrying Abel)

Museum Quality Hand Painted Oil Reproduction

Was originally


Now only

You save 30%
21 X 16 in
9 Frame Options:
Painting Size: 12" x 16"
21" x 16"
27" x 20"
32" x 24"
38" x 28"
43" x 32"
48" x 36"
54" x 40"
Frame: Unframed - Rolled in a tube
Gallery Wrap
Finished Size: 30" x 34"
Add to Cart
Add to Cart
Free Shipping to Your Door
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Les Premieres Funerailles, Adam et Eve portant Abel (First Mourning, Adam and Eve carrying Abel)", originally brought to life by the talented Louis-Ernest Barrias. 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 Louis-Ernest Barrias 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

    "Les Premières Funérailles, Adam et Ève portant Abel" (First Mourning, Adam and Eve carrying Abel) is a poignant sculpture by the French artist Louis-Ernest Barrias, created in 1878. This work of art captures the biblical figures of Adam and Eve in a moment of profound grief as they carry the lifeless body of their son Abel, who was murdered by his brother Cain, marking the first death in human history according to the Judeo-Christian tradition. The sculpture is a powerful representation of parental sorrow and the devastating consequences of fratricide.

    Barrias, known for his allegorical and mythological subjects, was a prominent sculptor of the 19th century who received numerous accolades for his work, including the prestigious Prix de Rome in 1861. "Les Premières Funérailles" is considered one of his masterpieces and reflects the academic art style of the period, characterized by its adherence to classical techniques and often conveying moral or historical narratives.

    The sculpture is notable for its emotional intensity and the meticulous attention to detail in the figures' expressions and postures. Barrias's skillful use of marble captures the textures of skin and cloth, adding to the realism of the scene. The work invites contemplation on themes of mortality, loss, and the human condition, resonating with audiences across time.

    "Les Premières Funérailles" has been exhibited in various art institutions and is recognized for its artistic and cultural significance. It remains an important example of French sculpture from the late 19th century, reflecting the era's artistic preoccupations and the enduring appeal of biblical stories as sources of creative inspiration.

  • 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.

Add to Cart

100% hand-painted

Each and every piece of our artwork is entirely hand-painted by artists with over a decade of experience. Every painting is infused with a unique personality and an unrivaled value, showcasing art in its rawest and most authentic form just for you.

Museum quality

We adhere to museum-level standards in our creation. Each piece of work is reproduced using techniques as close as possible to the original, coupled with the finest paints and canvases, making the color, structure, and texture of every replica as similar as possible to the original.

Top-level materials

We insist on choosing the best quality paints and canvases from around the world. These selected materials not only offer unparalleled color saturation and durability, but also ensure that the reproductions can withstand the test of time. Only the finest materials can replicate the most authentic artworks possible.

Online proofing

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.
  • Can I customize a specific artwork that's not in your catalog?

    Absolutely! We offer custom painting services. If there's a specific artwork or portrait you'd like, simply provide us with the details or an image, and our artists will recreate it for you.
  • If I want to modify certain parts of an existing artwork (like colors or size), is it possible?

    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.