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Illustration for the poem "The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish" by Alexander Pushkin by Ivan Bilibin

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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Ivan Bilibin's "The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish": A Visual Narrative of Greed, Deception, and Magic

Step into the enchanting world of Alexander Pushkin's beloved poem, "The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish," brought to life by the vibrant illustrations of Ivan Bilibin. This captivating masterpiece, now meticulously reproduced on high-quality canvas, invites you to experience the timeless tale through the lens of a master artist.

Bilibin's Style: Folklore and Fantasy Interwoven

Bilibin's illustrations for "The Fisherman and the Fish" are a testament to his deep understanding of Russian folklore and his innovative artistic style. He masterfully combines traditional motifs with vibrant colors and intricate details, creating a visual tapestry that transports viewers into the heart of the story.

Beyond the Image: Symbolism and Narrative

Bilibin's illustrations are not mere embellishments; they are integral to the storytelling. Each image captures a pivotal moment in the tale, revealing the characters' inner struggles and the consequences of their actions. From the humble fisherman's initial encounter with the magical fish to the tragic climax, Bilibin's art guides viewers through the narrative's twists and turns.

Artistic Context: The Golden Age of Russian Illustration

"The Fisherman and the Fish" is a prime example of the flourishing of Russian illustration during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Bilibin was part of a group of artists who sought to revive traditional Russian art forms and create a distinctly national style. His illustrations for Pushkin's poem exemplify this movement's commitment to authenticity and visual storytelling.

Themes Explored: Greed, Deception, and the Power of Wishes

Bilibin's illustrations illuminate the timeless themes at the heart of Pushkin's tale. Through the fisherman's insatiable greed and the fish's magical powers, the story explores the dangers of unchecked desires and the consequences of deception. Bilibin's art brings these themes to life, inviting viewers to reflect on their own motivations and the true nature of happiness.

Experience the Magic in Your Own Space

This museum-quality canvas print captures every detail of Bilibin's original illustrations. "The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish" becomes an enchanting addition to your home, sparking conversations and inspiring imaginations. Fade-resistant inks ensure that the artwork's vibrant colors and intricate details will remain vibrant for generations.

Let Ivan Bilibin's illustrations for "The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish" transport you to a world of folklore, magic, and timeless truths. Discover the power of visual storytelling and the enduring legacy of Russian art.

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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
Returns Free returns for 90 days
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