Umberto Boccioni, 1914 - The Street Pavers - fine art print

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Product background information

In 1914 Umberto Boccioni created this masterpiece The Street Pavers. The more than 100 years old original measures the size - 39 3/8 x 39 3/8 in (100 x 100 cm) and was painted with the medium oil on canvas. Nowadays, the piece of art is in the the The Metropolitan Museum of Art's digital collection. This public domain work of art is provided with courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Bequest of Lydia Winston Malbin, 1989. Creditline of the artwork: Bequest of Lydia Winston Malbin, 1989. What is more, the alignment of the digital reproduction is square and has an aspect ratio of 1 : 1, which means that the length is equal to the width. Umberto Boccioni was a artist, painter, sculptor from Italy, whose style was mainly Futurism. The painter lived for 34 years - born in the year 1882 and died in 1916.

General description from The Metropolitan Museum of Art website (© Copyright - The Metropolitan Museum of Art - The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Boccioni was a member of the Futurists, a group of Italian artists who announced their existence in 1909 with a manifesto published on the front page of the French paper, Le Figaro. The group called for the abandonment of the past in favor of modern life and aimed to represent the metropolis in "multicolored and polyphonic tidal waves of revolution." Canvases such as The Street Pavers offered Boccioni the opportunity to radically transform a scene of backbreaking work into a celebration of the powerful form of the modern laborer. Through his inventive use of pulsating color and rhythmic brushwork, the artist activated the surface of the canvas, making the faceless workers almost indistinguishable from their urban setting.

Structured artwork data

Name of the piece of art: "The Street Pavers"
Categorization: painting
Umbrella term: modern art
Temporal classification: 20th century
Created in the year: 1914
Artwork age: more than 100 years
Artwork original medium: oil on canvas
Size of the original artwork: 39 3/8 x 39 3/8 in (100 x 100 cm)
Museum / location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Museum's website: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
License: public domain
Courtesy of: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Bequest of Lydia Winston Malbin, 1989
Creditline of artwork: Bequest of Lydia Winston Malbin, 1989

Contextual artist information

Name of the artist: Umberto Boccioni
Other artist names: Boccioni Umberto, בוצ'וני אומברטו, Umberto Boccioni
Artist gender: male
Artist nationality: Italian
Professions: sculptor, painter, artist
Home country: Italy
Artist category: modern artist
Styles of the artist: Futurism
Lifetime: 34 years
Birth year: 1882
Year of death: 1916

Select a art print material variant

We offer a range of different sizes and materials for every product. Therefore, we allow you to choose among the following options:

  • Print on acrylic glass: An print on acrylic glass, which is sometimes described as a plexiglass print, makes the original into home décor. In addition, it makes a great alternative to dibond or canvas prints. The major advantage of a plexiglass fine art print is that contrasts and details will be more visible due to the precise tonal gradation. The acrylic glass protects your chosen art replica against sunlight and external influences for many decades.
  • The poster print on canvas material: A poster is a UV printed flat canvas with a slightly roughened texture on the surface, which reminds the original version of the work of art. Please note, that depending on the absolute size of the poster print we add a white margin of something between 2-6cm around the painting to facilitate the framing.
  • Aluminium dibond print: An Aluminium Dibond print is a print with an impressive effect of depth. A direct Aluminium Dibond Print is the ideal introduction to fine reproductions on aluminum. For your Direct Print On Aluminum Dibond, we print your work of art right onto the surface of the white-primed aluminum composite. The colors of the print are bright and luminous, the fine details appear very clear, and you can really perceive a matte appearance of the print.
  • Canvas print: The printed canvas mounted on a wood stretcher frame. The great advantage of canvas prints is that they are relatively low in weight, which implies that it is quite simple to hang up your Canvas print without the use of extra wall-mounts. A canvas print is suited for all types of walls.

Item information

Product type: wall art
Reproduction: digital reproduction
Manufaturing technique: digital printing
Production: Germany
Type of stock: on demand production
Product usage: home design, wall decoration
Orientation of the image: square format
Image aspect ratio: (length : width) 1 : 1
Side ratio meaning: the length is equal to the width
Fabric variants: acrylic glass print (with real glass coating), poster print (canvas paper), canvas print, metal print (aluminium dibond)
Canvas on stretcher frame (canvas print) size options: 20x20cm - 8x8", 30x30cm - 12x12", 50x50cm - 20x20", 70x70cm - 28x28", 100x100cm - 39x39", 150x150cm - 59x59", 180x180cm - 71x71"
Acrylic glass print (with real glass coating) size variants: 20x20cm - 8x8", 30x30cm - 12x12", 50x50cm - 20x20", 70x70cm - 28x28", 100x100cm - 39x39", 150x150cm - 59x59", 180x180cm - 71x71"
Poster print (canvas paper) options: 30x30cm - 12x12", 50x50cm - 20x20", 70x70cm - 28x28", 100x100cm - 39x39"
Aluminium dibond print (aluminium material) sizes: 20x20cm - 8x8", 30x30cm - 12x12", 50x50cm - 20x20", 70x70cm - 28x28", 100x100cm - 39x39"
Framing of the art copy: not available

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