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Art Print

Abigail Larson (abigaillarson)

Death and the Maiden

by Abigail Larson
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DESCRIPTION

Collect your choice of gallery quality Giclée, or fine art prints custom trimmed by hand in a variety of sizes with a white border for framing.

ABOUT THE ART

Inspired by the fabulous composition by Schubert based on a poem by German poet Matthias Claudius. Here it is in English:

"Maiden:
Pass me by! Oh, pass me by!
Go, fierce man of bones!
I am still young! Go, rather,
And do not touch me.
And do not touch me.

Death:
Give me your hand, you beautiful and tender form!
I am a friend, and come not to punish.
Be of good cheer! I am not fierce,
Softly shall you sleep in my arms!"

This piece was drawn with graphite, painted with watercolor and enhanced in Photoshop.




BeastWreck commented on February 3, 2014 11:08am
Tremendously gorgeous!
Julie Maxwell commented on August 6, 2014 6:57am
So beautiful!
Magoro Graphics commented on January 30, 2015 3:44pm
I really like your style!
Leila CLM commented on October 26, 2015 3:41am
You work is just amazing!!