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Count duke of Olivares (1638) by Diego Velazquez

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Original price $77.00
Original price $77.00 - Original price $957.00
Original price $77.00
Current price $53.90
$53.90 - $957.00
Current price $53.90

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Print Size: 8" x 10"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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Diego Velázquez's "Count Duke of Olivares": A Window into Spanish Aristocracy, Power, and Artistic Mastery

Unveil the grandeur and intrigue behind Diego Velázquez's iconic portrait, "Count Duke of Olivares" (1638). This meticulously crafted masterpiece, now available as a high-quality canvas print, invites you to step into the opulent world of 17th-century Spain.

Velázquez's Brushstrokes: Capturing Character and Opulence

In "Count Duke of Olivares," Velázquez employs masterful brushwork to render the subject with both precision and artistic flair. The intricate details of the Duke's clothing and accessories speak to the artist's meticulous attention to realism. The play of light and shadow creates a sense of depth and drama, highlighting the Duke's commanding presence.

Beyond the Image: Symbolism and Power Dynamics

The portrait offers more than just a likeness; it is a visual testament to the Duke's political power and influence. The Duke's pose, with his hand resting on his hip and his gaze directed confidently at the viewer, conveys a sense of authority and self-assurance. The rich red velvet curtains in the background, a symbol of luxury and wealth, further emphasize his elevated status.

Artistic Context: The Golden Age of Spanish Painting

"Count Duke of Olivares" is a prime example of the Golden Age of Spanish painting, a period when Spanish artists flourished under the patronage of the Spanish crown. Velázquez's work, with its emphasis on realism and psychological depth, played a pivotal role in shaping the artistic landscape of the time.

Feelings Conveyed: Pride, Ambition, and the Weight of Power

Velázquez's portrait captures not only the Duke's physical appearance but also his inner character. The Duke's expression exudes pride and ambition, but there is also a hint of weariness in his eyes, suggesting the weight of his responsibilities. This nuanced portrayal makes "Count Duke of Olivares" a fascinating study of power and its impact on the human psyche.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Space

This museum-quality canvas print captures every detail and subtle brushstroke of Velázquez's original. "Count Duke of Olivares" becomes a captivating addition to your home, inviting you to delve into the world of Spanish aristocracy and artistic excellence. Fade-resistant inks ensure that the painting's vibrant colors and intricate details will remain vibrant for generations.

Let Diego Velázquez's "Count Duke of Olivares" transport you to the heart of 17th-century Spain, where power, ambition, and artistic genius converge in a timeless masterpiece.

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Feature Details
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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