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City on the Blue River (1910) by Egon Schiele

Original price $99.00
Original price $99.00 - Original price $1,427.00
Original price $99.00
Current price $69.30
$69.30 - $1,427.00
Current price $69.30
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Print Size: 12" x 16"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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Egon Schiele's "City on the Blue River": A Haunting Symbol of Urban Alienation and Inner Turmoil

Step into the enigmatic world of Egon Schiele's "City on the Blue River" (1910), a haunting and evocative depiction of urban isolation and the complexities of the human psyche. This iconic artwork, now available as a stunning canvas print, invites you to delve into the artist's unique vision.

Schiele's Techniques: Lines, Distortion, and a Disturbing Reality

Schiele's distinctive style is on full display in "City on the Blue River." Angular lines and distorted figures create a sense of disharmony and unease. The muted colors and monochromatic tones further heighten the painting's unsettling atmosphere, evoking a sense of alienation and psychological distress.

Beyond the Image: Symbolism and Meaning

The painting's title, "City on the Blue River," adds an enigmatic layer to its interpretation. The river, a recurring symbol in Schiele's work, could represent the flow of life and the passage of time. Alternatively, the "blue" river may hint at a sense of sadness or melancholy.

Artistic Context: Expressionism and the Search for Inner Truth

"City on the Blue River" is a prime example of Schiele's Expressionist style. As a member of the Austrian Expressionist movement, Schiele sought to express his inner emotions and experiences through his art, often delving into themes of alienation, sexuality, and the human condition.

Feelings Conveyed: Alienation, Loneliness, and the Search for Meaning

Schiele's "City on the Blue River" captures the feelings of loneliness and isolation that pervaded urban life at the turn of the 20th century. The solitary figure in the foreground seems disconnected from the surrounding cityscape, symbolizing the alienation and fragmentation experienced by many people in modern society.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Space

This high-quality canvas print of Schiele's "City on the Blue River" brings the artist's vision to life in your own home. The intricate details and haunting atmosphere of the original painting are faithfully reproduced, creating a powerful and thought-provoking centerpiece.

Let Egon Schiele's "City on the Blue River" provoke deep contemplation, inspire meaningful conversations, and remind you of the enduring power of art to reflect the human experience.

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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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