Liverpool Lights | John Atkinson Grimshaw | 19th Century

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Size: 16"x12"
Frame Style: Black Frame

"Liverpool Lights" by John Atkinson Grimshaw is a painting from the 19th century that captures the essence of urban life during the Industrial Revolution. This evocative night scene depicts a bustling Liverpool street at dusk, bathed in the glow of gaslight. The wet cobblestone streets reflect the lights from the shop windows and lampposts, enhancing the atmospheric effect typical of Grimshaw's work. Silhouetted figures can be seen walking or standing, some in groups, others alone, amid the maritime backdrop of docked ships shrouded in mist. The painting is notable for its detailed rendering of light and shadow, creating a mood that is both vibrant and haunting. Grimshaw's skill in depicting the nocturnal urban landscape is evident in the way he conveys the dampness of the evening and the interplay of light, which guides the viewer's eye through the 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