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

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Size: 20"x16"
Frame Style: Black Frame

"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.

 

Frame:

Created from high-quality wood, milled with simple clean lines and presented with a satin finish. Includes an off-white mount that will not discolour or fade with age.

All framed prints feature our premium fine art paper. This is a museum-quality paper which reproduces photography and artworks with exceptional tonality and renders sharp details with consistent flatness and accuracy.


Print: 

For the matted / mounted prints we use a thick 1.4mm window mount cut from premium, textured mountboard. All mounts are "conservation grade", FSC certified, 100% acid free, and will not discolour or fade with age.


  • Simple, elegant design
  • Premium, fine art paper with a gently textured surface
  • Handmade by specialist picture framers
  • FSC certified off-white mat / window mount
  • Delivered ready for hanging