Prints: Limited edition of 50
About The Artwork:
Introducing "Preserve My Place," a surreal black-and-white illustration featuring a Russian Faberge egg with four hands emerging from it and pins coming in from the side. An intriguing combination of elements creates an otherworldly atmosphere and invites viewers to ponder its mysterious symbolism.
The Faberge egg is a highly symbolic object with a rich cultural history. The egg is a traditional symbol of rebirth and renewal, while the intricate craftsmanship and luxurious materials used to create it are symbols of wealth and power.
The four hands coming out of the egg may represent different stages of life or different aspects of the human experience. The hands may suggest the importance of creativity and craftsmanship, the power of human touch, and the ability to shape the world.
The pins coming in from the side may represent the challenges and obstacles that we must face in life and the need to persevere and overcome adversity.
Taken together, the symbolism of the illustration may suggest the importance of perseverance, creativity, and attention to detail in the face of challenges and adversity.
"A box without hinges, key, or lid,
Yet golden treasure inside is hid."
― J.R.R. Tolkien
5 x 7 inches (portrait)
7 x 5 inches (landscape)
Mat Board Size:
- Original Artwork: Mat board will fit an 11 x 14 inch frame.
- Limited Edition Print: Mat board will fit an 8 x 10 inch frame.
- Both limited edition prints & original artwork are protected by a double layered, high quality, acid-free Crescent® brand mat board (4-ply, approximately .050 inch thick, with a beveled cut window opening). The mat board has a white top layer with a visible black layer underneath. For added protection artwork gets shipped with a standard white backing board, enclosed in a clear protective bag. Frame shown in product images not included.
- Original Artwork: Pigment archival ink on cold press acid free 300gsm paper.
- Limited Edition Print: Superior quality digital print on 100% fine art cotton, acid free paper.
- Original Artwork: Signed, dated & certificate of authenticity included.
- Limited Edition Print: Signed, dated, edition number & certificate of authenticity included.