The filigram "Anti-copy protection" will not appear on the print.
Expand
Ground Swell - Edward Hopper, AUX BEAUX-ARTS
Photo AUX BEAUX-ARTS By AUX BEAUX-ARTS

Ground Swell - Edward Hopper

Ground Swell - Edward Hopper from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, sail, Edward Hopper, Sun, summer, beach, sea, boat, sailors
Decor
Ground Swell - Edward Hopper, AUX BEAUX-ARTS
Zoom Image
Decor 0
Decor 1
Decor 2
Ground Swell - Edward Hopper from AUX BEAUX-ARTS Decor Image Ground Swell - Edward Hopper from AUX BEAUX-ARTS Zoom Alu Dibond Image
Dimensions
Print

Elegance, extreme lightness and natural brilliance of colours in every detail.

Combining modernity and lightness, aluminium lamination offers a demanding clientele high resolution with brilliant and natural colours that highlight every detail of the work.

With its robust and waterproof surface, it is also suitable for wet rooms such as kitchens, bathrooms and outdoor rooms.

41 €
Share this work
Add to my wishlist
Description
(Ground Swell)
Edward Hopper's enthusiasm for the sea developed throughout his life as a child in Nyack, New York, then a thriving Hudson River port with an active shipyard. Years later, in 1934, he and his wife built a house and studio in South Truro, Massachusetts, where he produced a number of oil paintings and watercolours reflecting his interest in nautical subjects. In this quiet, voyeuristic view, the several figures on board the boat are disengaged from each other.
Their gaze seems fixed on the bell buoy, and their trance-like state is reinforced by the rolling of the waves beneath them.

A ground swell is often caused by a distant storm, felt even under clear skies - so a buoy rings even when there is no danger. The idea of a threat in an idyllic setting has crucial precedents. In a work painted around 1639 by the French classicist Nicolas Poussin, shepherds stumble upon a grave whose inscription - 'I too have lived in Arcadia' - introduces death into their idyll. Hopper's woman and her three half-naked men echo Poussin's ecstatic figures.

On closer inspection, the viewer will notice Hopper's usual themes - mystery, solitude, alienation.
About HOPPER
Edward Hopper is one of the major figures of the American realist movement, with paintings such as House by the Railroad (1925) and Nighthawks (1942).

Born in 1882 in New York State, Edward Hopper entered the prestigious New York School of Art after his secondary education. He moved to New York in 1908 where he was hired as an illustrator for advertising campaigns. He soon tired of the job and exhibited paintings in his spare time.
Around 1915, he painted scenes of American life and in 1920, he presented his first exhibition at the Whitney Studio Club, which was a great success. In 1924 he married Josephine Verstille Nivison.

His particular style, made of simple forms and rather dark colours, plays on the contrasts between light and shadow. Hopper managed to diversify his realistic approach, with staged landscapes, sometimes urban and sometimes rural. The characters he paints often inspire an impression of solitude and exclusion. Most of his oil paintings reflect a country in the throes of economic and social change. In 1945, Edward Hopper was admitted to the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He received numerous awards and honours, including the title of Doctor of Fine Arts from the Art Institute of Chicago in 1955.
Additional products
from AUX BEAUX-ARTS

Print on canvas

starting at $65
from AUX BEAUX-ARTS

Giclée Art print

starting at $36
from AUX BEAUX-ARTS

Giclée Art print
Standard frame sizes

starting at $40
from AUX BEAUX-ARTS

Framed artwork
19.5 x 15.5 "

$152
Tags of the Artist
More works by AUX BEAUX-ARTS
Nighthawks - Edward Hopper from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, Art photography, Mounting on aluminium, Prodi Art

Nighthawks - Edward Hopper

25.4 x 13.8 cm
starting at $53
Rooms by the Sea - Edward Hopp... from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, Art photography, Mounting on aluminium, Prodi Art

Rooms by the Sea - Edward Hopp...

22.9 x 16.8 cm
starting at $53
House by The Railroad - Edward... from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, Art photography, Mounting on aluminium, Prodi Art

House by The Railroad - Edward...

22.9 x 18.8 cm
starting at $56
Lighthouse Hill - Edward Hoppe... from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, Art photography, Mounting on aluminium, Prodi Art

Lighthouse Hill - Edward Hoppe...

22.9 x 16.3 cm
starting at $51
Light at Two Lights - Edward H... from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, Art photography, Mounting on aluminium, Prodi Art

Light at Two Lights - Edward H...

22.9 x 16 cm
starting at $51
Haskell's House - Edward Hoppe... from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, Art photography, Mounting on aluminium, Prodi Art

Haskell's House - Edward Hoppe...

22.9 x 16.1 cm
starting at $51
Hill and Houses, Cape Elizabet... from AUX BEAUX-ARTS, Prodi Art, Art photography, Mounting on aluminium, Prodi Art

Hill and Houses, Cape Elizabet...

22.9 x 16 cm
starting at $51

PRODI ART COMMITMENTS

Museum quality

Museum quality

Secure payment

Secure payment

Fast delivery

Fast delivery

"Satisfied or money back" guarantee

Need help?Need help?