WHEN THE CITY SLEEPS — PALETTE KNIFE Oil Painting On Canvas By Leonid Afremov - Size 30"x24"(75cm x 60 cm) — PALETTE KNIFE Oil Painting On Canvas By Leonid Afremov

ZoomCreated with Sketch.
  • Signature
    Signed on the front and back
  • Certification
    COA signed by the artist
  • Medium
    Hand painted by Leonid Afremov
  • Materials
    Palette Knife, Oil Paint, Canvas
  • Catalog ID
    1181674, 1182262
  • Location
    United States
  • Shipping
    Free worldwide
  • Today price: $239.00
Regular price: $600.00, you save $361.00
Promo ends in:
12:
19:
03
Available: 1
4.89 56 Rating:

Score: 4.89 (votes: 56)

Title: WHEN THE CITY SLEEPS by Leonid Afremov

Size: 30"Wide x 24"High (75cm x 60cm)

Condition: Excellent Brand New

Gallery Estimated Value: $3,500

Medium: 100% hand painted oil painiting on Canvas by Leonid Afremov  - Recreation of an older painting

Signed by Leonid Afremov, Certificate of Authenticity provided.

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:

WHEN THE CITY SLEEPS

The combination of styles

 

Impressionism is an art movement that focuses on showing the real life in its vividness and versatility. Although this trend was most popular in late 19th – early 20th century, modern artists still find impressionism attractive.

 

Impressionists stick to a certain painting philosophy:

 

  • They great attention to color and shadow.
  • The often paint their pictures in the evening to attain the effect of shadowy twilight.
  • They use uncommon visual angles.
  • They practically never use black color.

 

Nowadays artists rarely stick to one style; they often make an interesting mixture of several trends in their works. In his paintings, Leonid Afremov successfully combines impressionism with abstract art. We can see it in the usage of vibrant colors and unusual lines.

 

Bright imagery and profound meaning

 

Like many other artworks by Leonid Afremov, this one glorifies urban life in its never-ending beauty and brightness. In the picture, we can see a rainy alley lit by old-fashioned street lights that create an atmosphere of antiquity. The cozy two-story houses and carefully painted wet trees along the road make everything very realistic and evocative. It seems that you have already been here.

 

But what if we try to decipher the hidden meaning behind this simple scene? The colors and strokes are arranged in a way that resembles the flow of life. The brightest part is our present, the past is covered by shadows and the future is still vague, we can only imagine what it may hold for us. That lonely person with an umbrella in their hand is slowly but confidently stepping into the future. Afremov chose to depict a rainy night telling us that life isn’t a bed of roses. But you should never lose optimism, because even when the sky is cloudy, there are still a lot of colors around you. The road turned into one great puddle, but it doesn’t look gloomy. On the contrary, it is glowing with all shades of the palette and seems to support the pedestrian on their way. The main idea represented by this picture is that one should learn how to see the fullness of life even in unhappy days.

 

Perfect décor choice

 

Abstract art paintings by Leonid Afremov are characterized by a skillful painting technique and the freshness of images that can be interpreted in many ways.  A true art lover, not just any random viewer, will definitely find this one delightful and thought-provoking. Moreover, it will look beautiful in any interior, be it your living room or office. Add this colorful cityscape to your art collection and keep inspiration close at hand!

We accept paypal or any credit/ debit card payment. We guarantee the safety of your information. The information is encrypted and not stored anywhere after the payment was completed. We will not share your information with any other site nor company. Your personal information is strictly confidential.

SHIPPING IS FREE 
TO ANY PLACE IN THE WORLD!

 

We use  shipping for shipping around the world.

You will receive an email from the shipping manager with all the details about your purchase within 2 days after your payment.



Shipping is free for unframed and gallery wrapped paintings to USA , Canada and Mexico.







Shipping is free internationally only for unframed paintings.

If you wish to have a gallery wrapped painting to be shipped internationally, it cost $50 extra per every 3 paintings. You need to purchase the shipping separately from the order here.

Read more in shipping policy

 

See also
Drop items here to shop
Product has been added to your cart
  • Drag and drop me to the cart
    LOVE BY THE LAKE
    Promo ends in:
    09:
    52:
    08
    • Today price: $339.00
    Regular price: $750.00

    Score: 4.94 (votes: 62)
  • Drag and drop me to the cart
    CORRIDA - DANCE WITH THE BULL
    Promo ends in:
    14:
    44:
    33
    • Today price: $239.00
    Regular price: $650.00

    Score: 4.90 (votes: 49)
  • Drag and drop me to the cart
    MY CAT MAX -
    Promo ends in:
    04:
    47:
    50
    • Today price: $109.00
    Regular price: $500.00

    Score: 4.83 (votes: 64)
Testimonials
I first fell in love with your work when I discovered it in a Jerusalem gallery. It was absolutely transcendent! I was so sad I couldn't bring it home to the States with me. Some years later, I stumbled again upon your work and name, Mr. Afremov - and found my way to your site. I'm so proud to have your painting - the very same I fell in love with in that gallery! - brightening my home! It is my first real, hand-painted piece of art and it gives me joy to look at and talk about with friends. Thank you! :-)
Sofia K., Nov 28, 2016
I bought Melody of the Night, it is beautiful! It is not exactly like the photo but it is beautiful. Will be coming back for more paintings.
Carmen Perez, Nov 17, 2016
A few years ago I saw "Misty Park" posted online somewhere, and fell in love. It was the first time in my life I felt emotionally touched by a work of art. I am so glad I was able to buy a reproduction of it, the quality is superb, now I can enjoy it every day. Thank you!
Pirre, Jan 13, 2017