Grave of an Insurgent | Władysław Rossowski | 1877

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Size: 16"x20"
Frame Style: Black Frame

The painting "At The Grave of an Insurgent" by Władysław Rossowski, created around 1877, is a somber and evocative work. It depicts a nighttime scene in a cemetery, illuminated by the soft light of the moon and perhaps candles from a distant chapel. The focal point is a person laying prostrate on a grave, seemingly overcome by grief or exhaustion. This figure's posture suggests deep sorrow and despair. The grave is adorned with flowers, indicating that the deceased was honored and remembered. Surrounding the scene are dark, twisted trees and a skull on the ground, enhancing the mood of mourning and the theme of death. The distant chapel and the stars in the sky could symbolize hope or the divine. This artwork likely commemorates the fallen participants of an insurrection, which is hinted at by the title, evoking feelings of national tragedy and the personal cost of conflict.

 

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