Frederic Edwin Church, 1879 - The Monastery of San Pedro (Our Lady of the Snows) - fine art print

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Original information about the work of art by The Cleveland Museum of Art (© Copyright - The Cleveland Museum of Art -

Although the location that inspired the painting has been subject to scholarly debate, many believe it derives from Church’s travels through the Ecuadorean Andes nearly a quarter century earlier. The composition reads as an allegory of spiritual salvation: perched atop a dramatic cliff, a brilliantly backlit monastery overlooks a shadowed foreground where a solitary figure navigates a rugged path.

This 19th century piece of art was made by the male painter Frederic Edwin Church. The original creation measures the size: Unframed: 118,8 x 183,2 cm (46 3/4 x 72 1/8 in) and was painted with the techinque oil on canvas. The artpiece has the following text as inscrption: signed lower left: F. E. Church / 79. Besides, this artwork can be viewed in in the digital collection of The Cleveland Museum of Art. With courtesy of The Cleveland Museum of Art (public domain). : Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection. What is more, the alignment of the digital reproduction is landscape with a side ratio of 3 : 2, meaning that the length is 50% longer than the width. The painter, art collector, landscape painter, traveller Frederic Edwin Church was a North American artist, whose art style can be classified as Romanticism. The Romanticist painter lived for 74 years, born in 1826 in Hartford, Hartford county, Connecticut, United States and died in the year 1900.

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Artist overview

Name of the artist: Frederic Edwin Church
Also known as: Church Frederick Edwin, church frederick, Frederick Edwin Church, f. e. church, Church Frederic Edwin, f.e. church, Church, Frederic Edwin Church, church frederic e.
Gender of the artist: male
Nationality: American
Professions of the artist: landscape painter, traveller, painter, art collector
Country of origin: United States
Artist category: modern artist
Styles of the artist: Romanticism
Age at death: 74 years
Born in the year: 1826
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford county, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1900
Place of death: New York City, New York state, United States

Background data on the unique piece of art

Name of the artpiece: "The Monastery of San Pedro (Our Lady of the Snows)"
Classification of the work of art: painting
General category: modern art
Period: 19th century
Created in: 1879
Age of artwork: 140 years old
Painted on: oil on canvas
Original artwork dimensions: Unframed: 118,8 x 183,2 cm (46 3/4 x 72 1/8 in)
Signed (artwork): signed lower left: F. E. Church / 79
Museum / collection: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Location of museum: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
Museum website:
License type: public domain
Courtesy of: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Creditline of artwork: Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection

Item details

Print categorization: art print
Reproduction: digital reproduction
Production process: UV print / digital printing
Product Origin: made in Germany
Stock type: production on demand
Intended usage: art reproduction gallery, gallery wall
Artwork orientation: landscape format
Image ratio: length : width - 3 : 2
Implication: the length is 50% longer than the width
Fabric options: acrylic glass print (with real glass coating), metal print (aluminium dibond), canvas print, poster print (canvas paper)
Canvas on stretcher frame (canvas print) variants: 30x20cm - 12x8", 60x40cm - 24x16", 90x60cm - 35x24", 120x80cm - 47x31", 150x100cm - 59x39"
Acrylic glass print (with real glass coating) size options: 30x20cm - 12x8", 60x40cm - 24x16", 90x60cm - 35x24", 120x80cm - 47x31", 150x100cm - 59x39"
Poster print (canvas paper): 60x40cm - 24x16", 90x60cm - 35x24", 120x80cm - 47x31"
Aluminium dibond print variants: 30x20cm - 12x8", 60x40cm - 24x16", 90x60cm - 35x24", 120x80cm - 47x31"
Picture frame: without frame

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