Nun Playing a Violin | Friedrich August von Kaulbach | 19th Century

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Size: 11"x14"
Frame Style: Black Frame

The 19th-century painting "Nun Playing a Violin" by Friedrich August von Kaulbach depicts a solemn scene of a nun seated on the floor of what appears to be a church interior, playing the violin. She is bathed in soft light that enters from an unseen source, illuminating her face and the folds of her humble garment. The atmosphere is rich with contemplative stillness, emphasized by the dark, warm colors of the setting and the subtle interplay of light and shadow. The nun's expression is focused and serene, suggesting a deep emotional connection with the music she's creating. In the background, religious architectural elements, such as a carved stone altar and an ornate hanging incense burner, contribute to the spiritual ambiance of the painting. Kaulbach's work is characterized by his attention to detail, the lifelike rendering of the nun and her surroundings, and the emotional depth conveyed through the scene.

 

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