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Quarry by Albrecht Durer

Original price €56,95 - Original price €1.001,95
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€56,95 - €1.001,95
Current price €56,95
Print Size: 8" x 10"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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Albrecht Dürer's "Quarry": A Masterful Depiction of Nature's Raw Power and Human Ingenuity

Step into the rugged wilderness of Albrecht Dürer's "Quarry," a captivating engraving that captures the interplay between untamed nature and human industry. Created in 1525, this remarkable work of art offers a glimpse into the intricate details of a bustling quarry, showcasing Dürer's unparalleled skill and keen observation.

Dürer's Techniques: Precision and Detail in Every Stroke

In "Quarry," Dürer's meticulous engraving technique shines through. Each line and crosshatch is carefully placed, creating a sense of depth and texture. The result is a highly detailed and realistic depiction of the quarry's rugged terrain, from the towering cliffs to the scattered boulders.

Nature's Majesty: A Symphony of Rock and Vegetation

Dürer's engraving captures the raw power of nature. The towering cliffs, with their jagged edges and sheer faces, dominate the composition. Yet, amidst this ruggedness, signs of life emerge – delicate trees and vegetation cling to the rocky surfaces, adding a touch of contrast and balance.

Human Ingenuity: Shaping Nature for Progress

The quarry is not merely a natural landscape; it is also a testament to human ingenuity. Workers toil diligently, extracting stone from the cliffs. Their tools and techniques, depicted with precision, highlight the skill and effort involved in this demanding labor.

Artistic Context: Dürer's Legacy as a Master of Engraving

"Quarry" stands as a testament to Dürer's mastery of engraving. This technique, which involves carving designs into a metal plate, allowed Dürer to create intricate and detailed images that could be reproduced in multiple prints. His skill in this medium has made him one of the most renowned artists of the Renaissance.

Symbolism and Meaning: A Reflection on Nature and Industry

Beyond its technical brilliance, "Quarry" invites contemplation on the relationship between nature and industry. The engraving depicts the extraction of resources from the earth, raising questions about the impact of human activities on the environment. At the same time, it celebrates the ingenuity and determination of those who work the land.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Space

This museum-quality print captures the intricate details and powerful atmosphere of Dürer's original engraving. "Quarry" becomes a captivating addition to your home, sparking conversations about nature, industry, and the enduring legacy of Albrecht Dürer.

Let Dürer's "Quarry" inspire awe for the wonders of the natural world, appreciation for human ingenuity, and a deeper understanding of the interplay between the two.

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Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
Product Warranty Lifetime warranty
Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
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