Cupid and amorini targeting a kneeling woman Oil Painting - Simeon Solomon

Cupid and amorini targeting a kneeling woman

Simeon SolomonItem # 274564
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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Cupid and amorini targeting a kneeling woman", originally brought to life by the talented Simeon Solomon. 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 Simeon Solomon and his artistic vision.

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  • Painting Description

    "Cupid and Amorini Targeting a Kneeling Woman" is a painting by the British artist Simeon Solomon (1840–1905), a prominent figure associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and later the Aesthetic Movement. Solomon's work is characterized by its rich symbolism, intricate detail, and often explores themes of love, beauty, and sensuality, which are evident in this particular painting.

    The artwork depicts a scene inspired by classical mythology, featuring Cupid, the Roman god of love, often portrayed as a winged infant or young boy carrying a bow and arrows. In this painting, Cupid is accompanied by amorini, which are small cherubs or putti that frequently appear in art as embodiments of love and desire. The central figure of the composition is a kneeling woman, who appears to be the target of Cupid and the amorini's affectionate endeavors. The interaction between the divine figures and the mortal woman suggests a narrative of love's pursuit and the power of attraction.

    Solomon's treatment of the subject is typical of his work during the mid to late 19th century, where he often drew upon mythological and literary sources to create images that resonate with emotional depth and aesthetic refinement. The painting is likely to be rich in allegorical content, with the figures of Cupid and the amorini representing the irresistible and often capricious nature of love, while the kneeling woman's posture may indicate vulnerability or submission to the whims of the divine.

    As with many of Solomon's paintings, "Cupid and Amorini Targeting a Kneeling Woman" would have been executed with meticulous attention to detail and a palette that enhances the ethereal and otherworldly atmosphere of the scene. The artist's work was well-received during his early career, but his later life was marked by personal difficulties and a decline in his reputation, which has only been reassessed and rehabilitated in recent decades.

    The painting is an example of Solomon's contribution to Victorian art and his unique position within the broader context of 19th-century British painting. It reflects the era's fascination with classical antiquity and the exploration of complex emotional and psychological states through visual art. Solomon's legacy includes a body of work that continues to be studied and appreciated for its aesthetic innovation and its poignant, often melancholic, exploration of human experience.

  • Lead Time & Shipping

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