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The hairdresser by Pietro Longhi

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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Pietro Longhi's "The Hairdresser": A Venetian Scene of Everyday Life, Social Commentary, and Artistic Ingenuity

Step into the vibrant world of 18th-century Venice as we unveil Pietro Longhi's captivating painting, "The Hairdresser." This charming scene, meticulously recreated on high-quality canvas, transports you to a bustling salon, where beauty and social dynamics intertwine.

Longhi's Narrative: Capturing the Essence of Venetian Life

Longhi was renowned for his ability to capture the everyday moments of Venetian society. In "The Hairdresser," he offers a glimpse into the daily routine of a wealthy woman, surrounded by her servants and companions. The painting's intricate details and lively brushwork bring the scene to life, inviting you to observe the interactions and relationships within this domestic setting.

Beyond Appearances: Social Commentary and Cultural Insights

Beneath the surface of this seemingly innocuous scene, Longhi weaves a subtle commentary on Venetian society. The juxtaposition of the elegantly dressed woman with her servants highlights the class distinctions and power dynamics of the time. The presence of a parrot, a symbol of exoticism and luxury, hints at the city's global connections and the pursuit of material wealth.

Artistic Innovation: Rococo Charm and Venetian Color Palette

"The Hairdresser" embodies the Rococo style that dominated 18th-century art. Longhi's soft, pastel colors and delicate brushstrokes create a sense of grace and elegance. The painting's composition, with its asymmetrical arrangement and dynamic movement, reflects the influence of Venetian painters like Tiepolo and Piazzetta.

Domesticity and Femininity: A Window into Women's Lives

Longhi's portrayal of women in domestic settings offers a valuable glimpse into their lives. "The Hairdresser" depicts a woman engaged in a private act of self-care, surrounded by female companions. This intimate scene provides insights into the social and cultural norms of Venetian women during this period.

Bring the Charm of Venice into Your Home

This high-quality canvas print captures every detail and nuance of Longhi's original masterpiece. "The Hairdresser" becomes a stunning addition to your home décor, adding a touch of Venetian charm and historical intrigue. Fade-resistant inks ensure that the painting's vibrant colors and exquisite details will remain vivid for generations to come.

Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Pietro Longhi's "The Hairdresser." Let this captivating scene spark conversations, inspire cultural exploration, and remind you of the timeless beauty and social insights that art can reveal.

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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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