A Lonely Christmas | Oskar Freiwirth-Lützow | 19th Century

Regular price £25.00

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Size: 14"x11"

"Einsame Weihnachten" (A Lonely Christmas/Lonesome Christmas) by Oskar Freiwirth-Lützow, painted before 1910, captures the poignant solitude of an elderly woman spending Christmas alone. The scene is set in a modest, warmly lit room, with intricate details adding to its nostalgic charm. At the center of the composition, the elderly woman sits by a table adorned with a small, decorated Christmas tree, its candles casting a gentle glow. She is dressed in old-fashioned, comfortable attire, including a bonnet, and appears to be lost in thought, perhaps reminiscing about past Christmases. The ambiance is quiet and contemplative, emphasizing her solitude.

The room is decorated with festive touches, such as wreaths and ribbons, but the overall mood is somber. The soft, warm light contrasts with the shadows, creating a cozy yet melancholic atmosphere. The detailed background, including furniture and household items, adds to the authenticity and intimacy of the scene. This painting effectively conveys the emotional weight of loneliness during a time traditionally associated with joy and togetherness, reflecting the artist's ability to evoke deep feelings through detailed and thoughtful composition.

 

Print:

A premium quality heavyweight (200gsm) fine art print material with a smooth, clean finish. This museum quality paper is extremely consistent and works perfectly with large, full colour graphics or illustrations. The matte finish emphasizes different highlights and tones in the source artworks; helping to create stunning works of art.

- All prints include a .25 inch white border to ensure space for framing. 

 

Our Eco Credentials Include:

  • FSC approved or sustainably sourced paper
  • Printed using water based inks
  • Local fulfilment reduces carbon emissions
  • Contains no plastic

 

Sizes:

14 x 11 Inches = 35.5 cm x 28 cm

20 x 16 Inches = 50.8 cm x 40.6 cm