We are excited to announce the newest addition to our collection – the Calanque des Antibois puzzle by Henri Edmond Cross. This beautiful puzzle features a painting by the French artist and Pointillist pioneer, Henri Edmond Cross.
Where is Calanque des Antibois painting kept?
The original painting is currently on display at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris, France. It was painted in 1893, during a time when Cross was living and working in the south of France.
What style is Calanque des Antibois painted in?
The painting is done in a Pointillist style, which is characterized by the use of small, distinct dots of color that are applied in patterns to form an image. Cross was known for his use of vibrant colors and the use of light to create a sense of atmosphere and mood.
What was happening when this painting was made?
During the time when Cross was living in the south of France, he was part of a group of artists who were seeking to capture the beauty and vibrancy of the Mediterranean landscape. This movement, known as Neo-Impressionism or Pointillism, was characterized by the use of small dots of color to create images that were full of light and movement.
Calanque des Antibois colors and meaning
The Calanque des Antibois painting depicts a rocky coastline with vivid blue waters and a bright, sunny sky. The colors used in the painting convey a sense of warmth and vitality, and the use of light and shadow creates a sense of depth and movement in the image. The painting has been interpreted as a celebration of the beauty and vitality of the Mediterranean landscape, as well as a reflection of Cross’s own personal connection to the region.
How much does the painting Calanque des Antibois cost?
The painting is considered a masterpiece of Pointillism and is highly sought after by art collectors. As such, it has a significant value and would likely sell for millions of dollars if it were to come up for sale. However, given that it is a part of the Musée d’Orsay’s permanent collection, it is not available for purchase.
The Calanque des Antibois puzzle by Henri Edmond Cross is a beautiful and vibrant addition to our Henri Edmond Cross puzzle collection. It captures the spirit of the Neo-Impressionist movement and celebrates the beauty and vitality of the Mediterranean landscape. We hope that this puzzle will provide hours of enjoyment and challenge to puzzle enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels.
Calanque des Antibois Puzzle
Calanque des Antibois puzzle has all the great features that our wooden puzzles have:
- The puzzle comes in a premium wooden box with the artwork on the lid.
- The lid of the box can be used as a photo frame, as a special stand is included.
- Jigsaw puzzles are available in different piece amounts – for kids and adults.
- Sustainable wooden raw materials are used to make the puzzle.
- A wooden jigsaw puzzle makes a great gift for any occasion.
- Irregular Victorian laser-cut puzzle pieces for hours of enjoyment and fun.