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All orders are guaranteed to ship within 48 hours unless product is back ordered. 100% hand painted oil painting on artist grade canvas. When ordering a frame with your painting it will arrive ready to hang on your wall with hanging hardware included. No returns accepted for custom or special orders. Please note return shipments must also be shipped from the United States. Program Note. ". Monk by the Sea 1809 Oil on canvas, 110 x 172 cm Nationalgalerie, Berlin: The Cross in the Mountains (The Tetschen Altar) brought Friedrich to the attention of a wider public. Originally the figure was looking to the right. Probably at no other point in his life did Friedrich enjoy more profound appreciation and greater admiration than in the years around 1810. Site Navigation. Hand crafted means unique to every owner. Certificate of Authenticity included. US customers only. * Automatic payments are taken every two weeks in four equal installments. Learn More, 100% Hand Painted: Painting will arrive with a certificate of authenticity. The theme: the tiny figure of a man set against a natural landscape divided into three horizontal zones of colour. Shipping a Return is FREE for customers receiving an exchange or store credit. Because all lines lead out of the picture, infinity becomes the true subject of the painting. could be hung unframed. 45-day Easy Returns Policy. Yes we do ship worldwide. International shipping costs vary according to your shipping address and you will be quoted after your have placed your order. *Disclaimer It is a stretched canvas that doesn't have any visible staples or We want you to absolutely love your new art! All you need is a debit or credit card (Visa or Mastercard). The Monk by the Sea is undoubtedly a masterpiece in Friedrich's oeuvre and the boldest picture within German Romanticism as a whole. At their apex, the tiny figure of a man robed in black is visible from behind - the only vertical in the picture. His seascape titled, “Monk by the Sea” won admiration even from the 15-year-old King Frederick III Wilhelm of Prussia, whose purchase in 1810 declared the artist’s work as his masterpiece. Photo your space and see the art on your wall, Black Friday is Finally Here: Save 60% Off Art + BOGO + Fast & Free Shipping!*. Learn More. There are no return shipping charges for orders originally shipped to a destination within the contiguous United States that are to receive an exchange or store credit. In stock orders typically ship within two business days of the order being placed and we offer free Fedex ground delivery to anywhere in the continental US. All Canada Shipments are $40 and will be shipped 'FedEx Express Shipping' so they will arrive in 3-6 days! Friedrich, Monk By the Sea. Remarkable selection of museum-quality frames to complement this painting. International shipping costs vary according to your shipping address and you will be quoted after your have placed your order. Worldwide Shipping! Up Next. Some five-sixths of the canvas is given over to the diffuse structure of the cloudy sky. Gallery-wrap is a very popular way to display Yes shipping is FREE. There are no minimums to buy. The painting, which is one of his most well-known today, was seen as shocking and controversial in its time. After the exhibition, both pictures were bought by king Frederick Wilhelm IIIfor his collection. To be over 18 and the legal age in your state of residence. There are no minimums to buy. There is no other staffage; even the two sailing boats which Friedrich had originally envisaged on either side of the man he subsequently painted over. If for any reason, you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you may return your oil paintings within a period of 45 days from the original purchase date -- all we ask is that you send the painting and frame back to us in the original box. Customers must retain their original packaging for all returns. The painting is divided into three planes: the earth, the sea, and the sky, which are unified by emptiness. News; Impact; Our team; Our interns; Our content specialists; Our leadership; Our supporters; Friedrich altered this at some point, having him look out to sea. Yes shipping is FREE. Posted on February 3, 2016 by fallenAngel. There are no return shipping charges for orders originally shipped to a destination within the contiguous United States that are to receive an exchange or store credit. Most orders ship same day as long as they are placed prior to 2:00pm CST. wrap. Shipping is Fast & Free: There is no longer any perspective depth whatsoever. Subject to credit approval. If you are shipping to Canada, just choose the Canada Shipping method from the Shipping options menu during checkout. Will arrive by DEC 3 via FedEx Ground. We'll even pay the shipping for returns that receive an exchange or store credit. When she saw it in 1809, Marie described it to her friend Friederike Volkmann: "A vast endless expanse of sky ... still, no wind, no moon, no storm - indeed a storm would have been some consolation for then one would at least see life and movement somewhere. The sea looks like a narrow, infinite strip that fades into the horizon along with the fog and sky. In the awareness of his smallness, the man, in whose place the viewer is meant to imagine himself, reflects upon the power of the universe.