Will o the Wisp | Lev Lerch | 1888

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Size: 10"x20"

The painting "Will o' the Wisp" by Lev Lerch, dating from around 1888, captures a mystical scene where a nude female figure is depicted reaching upwards towards a glowing light in a dark, swampy landscape. The light, representing the will-o'-the-wisp phenomenon, is contrasted with the murky tones of the surroundings. Below the figure, the surface of the water is dotted with blooming water lilies, adding a touch of serenity to the otherwise eerie ambiance. The woman's body is illuminated by the light above, which casts a soft glow on her skin, creating a focal point amidst the shadowy reeds and plants. The overall composition conveys a sense of otherworldliness and the allure of the unknown, as the will-o'-the-wisp traditionally symbolizes something that is unattainable or misleading. Lerch's use of light and shadow, along with the solitary figure amidst nature, evokes a feeling of contemplation and the intersection between the natural world and the supernatural.

 

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 emphasises different highlights and tones in the source artworks; helping to create stunning works of art.

- All prints feature a 0.25 inch white border to ensure space for framing. 

 

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

 

Sizes:

10 x 20 Inches = 25.4 cm x 50.8 cm