George Hitchcock, 1887 - Flower Girl in Holland - fine art print

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Artwork description from Art Institute Chicago (© - Art Institute Chicago - Art Institute Chicago)

After studying in London, Paris, and at the Hague, George Hitchcock settled in 1884 in the Netherlands, living and working for twenty years in Egmond. Attracted to the region’s landscape and peasant communities, the artist specialized in scenes featuring women in traditional dress set among voluptuous, blooming flowers. Here, Hitchcock revised the environment behind the Dutch flower seller, editing out other houses nearby in favor of a bucolic vista. Although he employed academic techniques such as fine modeling of his figures, Hitchcock nevertheless earned a reputation as a daring colorist for the brilliant hues and open brushwork that likewise characterize his compositions.

Product background information

This 19th century piece of art was created by the impressionist master George Hitchcock in 1887. The more than 130 year old original version measures the size: 79,1 × 147,3 cm (31 1/8 × 58 in) and was crafted with the medium oil on canvas. The original artwork is inscribed with the text: signed, lower left: "Geo. Hitchcock op. XXXV 1-8-8-7". This artwork is included in the Art Institute Chicago's art collection, which is one of the world’s great art museums, housing a collection that spans centuries and the globe. The public domain masterpiece is being included with courtesy of Art Institute Chicago. Besides, the artpiece has the creditline: Potter Palmer Collection. On top of that, alignment of the digital reproduction is in landscape format and has a ratio of 16 : 9, which implies that the length is 78% longer than the width. The painter George Hitchcock was a North American artist from United States, whose art style can be attributed mainly to Impressionism. The North American artist was born in the year 1850 and deceased at the age of 63 in 1913.

Available material options

In the product dropdown menu you can select your favorite size and material. Choose among the following product options now to match your preferences in size and material:

  • The poster print (canvas material): The poster print is a printed flat canvas with a slightly roughened surface finish, that resembles the actual version of the masterpiece. It is used for placing the art print using a personal frame. Please keep in mind, that depending on the size of the poster print we add a white margin of something between 2-6cm around the print motif, which facilitates the framing with a custom frame.
  • Canvas: A canvas print is a printed cotton canvas stretched on a wood frame. Canvas prints are relatively low in weight, which means that it is easy and straightforward to hang up your Canvas print without the support of additional wall-mounts. Therefore, a canvas print is suitable for any type of wall.
  • Print on acrylic glass: An print on acrylic glass, often referred to as a UV print on plexiglass, will convert your original artwork into beautiful décor. Your favorite work of art is being manufactured with the help of modern UV direct printing machines. The special effect of this are vivid, impressive colors. With an acrylic glass art print sharp contrasts as well as artwork details become visible thanks to the delicate tonal gradation of the print.
  • Aluminium dibond print: An Aluminium Dibond print is a print material with a true depth effect. The white & bright sections of the original artpiece shimmer with a silk gloss but without the glow.

Artist details table

Artist name: George Hitchcock
Aliases: Hitchcock George, George Hitchcock, G. Hitchkcock, Hitchcock, G. Hitchock, geo hitchcock, G. Hitchcock
Gender of the artist: male
Nationality of artist: American
Professions of the artist: painter
Country: United States
Classification: modern artist
Art styles: Impressionism
Life span: 63 years
Year of birth: 1850
Died in the year: 1913

Details on the original work of art

Artpiece name: "Flower Girl in Holland"
Classification of the artpiece: painting
Art classification: modern art
Temporal classification: 19th century
Artpiece year: 1887
Approximate age of artwork: more than 130 years old
Original medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions of the original artpiece: 79,1 × 147,3 cm (31 1/8 × 58 in)
Signature: signed, lower left: "Geo. Hitchcock op. XXXV 1-8-8-7"
Exhibited in: Art Institute Chicago
Museum location: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
webpage Museum: Art Institute Chicago
Artwork license: public domain
Courtesy of: Art Institute Chicago
Creditline: Potter Palmer Collection

Article details

Print prodct: fine art reproduction
Reproduction method: digital reproduction
Manufacturing process: digital printing (UV direct print)
Origin of the product: manufactured in Germany
Type of stock: on demand production
Intended usage: wall art, art collection (reproductions)
Alignment: landscape format
Image aspect ratio: 16 : 9
Image aspect ratio implication: the length is 78% longer than the width
Materials you can choose from: canvas print, acrylic glass print (with real glass coating), metal print (aluminium dibond), poster print (canvas paper)
Canvas on stretcher frame (canvas print) variants: 90x50cm - 35x20", 180x100cm - 71x39"
Acrylic glass print (with real glass coating) options: 90x50cm - 35x20"
Poster print (canvas paper) options: 90x50cm - 35x20"
Dibond print (alumnium material) size variants: 90x50cm - 35x20"
Picture frame: no frame

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