Will o the Wisp | Lev Lerch | 1888

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Size: A3 Portrait
Frame Style: Black Frame

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.



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.


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