I would like to present my hand painted oil on canvas painting (recreation) of the artwork FLOWERS AND WINE. I made this piece with the same amount of soul and emotion just like the first original painting. This piece is created with oil paint on artistic canvas using my unique technique of a palette knife. The artwork has texture, you can feel the strokes by touching the painting. By purchasing on this site, you are buying directly from the artist Leonid Afremov. I guarantee your satisfaction and the best customer experience.
The certificate of authenticity will include the name of the owner who purchased the piece of artwork. The certificate is signed by Leonid Afremov. If you buying this painting as a gift, please provide us the name of the gift recipient for the certificate. We can also ship to the address of the recipient of your gift.
about this painting:
Still life canvases
Still life in modern interiors
People have always felt the need to decorate their home and make it more comfortable and stunning. They have surrounded themselves with everything new and beautiful. Of course, tastes differ; people have always bought unique interior design items such as sculptures and paintings. Nowadays, it has become very popular to decorate houses with still life, which adds some harmony, beauty and chic and brings strong positive energy to our interiors. They can look very different and be created in different techniques:
- Black and white pictures;
- Colorful and realistic canvases;
- Abstract pieces etc.
Still-life paintings in the interior are a very good solution as they can be many-sided and diverse. The first thing that comes to your mind when you hear about this genre is a vase of flowers. However, cooking utensils and kitchenware, fruit, musical instruments and things that surround us in everyday life can also be depicted in such paintings. Have you ever noticed that while looking at a flower, artists can paint it to look even more beautiful that it really is. They use not only the play of light, shades, and colors but also their imagination; they put their soul in it. They can also depict them in an abstract way using geometrical shapes, which gives a painting an absolutely different perspective.
You can hang still life in almost any room of your house or an apartment depending on what is depicted on it. Paintings with fruit and vegetables will definitely look great in the kitchen and make the interior look complete. Pictures of beverages and kitchen utensils will also look very harmonious in the kitchen. If we are looking at a painting of flowers or leaves, you can surely decorate your living room, as well as the bedroom, hallway or even your study. In Leonid Afremov’s online gallery you will be able to find many interesting paintings of this genre if you want to, let’s say, match his Flowers and Wine with other pieces. You just need to click on the Flowers, Still Life category on the right and enjoy his fabulous works.
Symbolism of this genre
Many famous artists of the past devoted their life creating mainly still life canvases. Some objects in them were considered to have a special magical meaning, for example:
- A butterfly with fluttering wings was considered to be a symbol of rebirth;
- Flowers could mean beauty and shortness of life;
- Butterflies and dragonflies together meant the battle of good against evil.