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Arachne Original

Arachne Original

$5,000.00Price

"Arachne" ~ Original Illustration by Carmen Delprat. 

Pencil Illustration, 2023.

 

Original Illustration

Currently unframed.

(Coloured Albretch Durer pencils) on University Mixed Media 300gsm paper. Size: 72cm x 56cm.

 

 

Arachne the Spider has been said to be the '13th sign' of the zodiac. This sign was first described in James Voghs' book Arachne Rising. There are other names for the  '13th sign', such as Ophiuchus, the God of Medicine. However, I prefer the title for this artwork as is. Despite what people may say - myth or truth in the '13th sign', the symbolic vibrations that Arachne emulates became evident once I complete the drawing. In truth, I did not know what I was really creating until it was finished! So you may say I worked intuitively on this artwork and only knowing I wanted to incorporate the exotic spider shell somehow with a portrait of a woman with brown eyes.

 

You can read into the work what you may - that is the ultimate purpose of producing art to share. I hope Arachne can resonate with you in some way and you  find a connect with this Earth signs symbolism and mystique. Enjoy.

 

 

Did you know by choosing  artworks that feature shells and flowing lines can contribute more to that elemental energy to your space. Shells represent protection and renewal—creating a sense of tranquility and flow. Curved lines are considered fortuitous because positive energy travels a curved path adding that ambience and tranquility.  Paintings of positive images, such as beautiful scenery or aesthetic beauty bring good harmony and energy throughout your home or office. The deep emerald greens are symbolic for growth and renewal and tend to be associated with energy of calm balance and equalibrium.

 

 

  • Shipping

    International shipping is available and cost will be calculated at checkout. Items such as originals, cards and scarves are typically shipped within 3-5 working days. Items purchased on a Sunday, Monday or Tuesday are shipped that Thursday. Items purchased on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Saturday are shipped on the following Monday. For print on demand products such as limited edition prints and personalised mobile phone cases require longer from 7-14 days prior to shipping.

    All International items are sent tracked and signed for. Transit time will vary according to where your painting is travelling to.

    Extra large works on canvas will be removed from their stretcher bars and shipped rolled in a sturdy tube (this will be stated in the description of the painting). Removing works from stretcher bars, ultimately prevents damage during transit and drastically lowers cost of shipping internationally. Your framer will be able to re-stretch the canvas for you at a reasonable cost.

    All other works will be posted in parcels, flat in rigid envelopes or postal tubes delicately wrapped in acid free tissue paper. Tracking numbers are then emailed to you for your reference. Shipping for framed originals & insurance will apply if the artwork can not be collected. Tracking numbers are then emailed to you for your reference.  I will do my very best to ensure you get your order as soon as possible and will be in touch via email when your parcel is on its way.​

    Please note, you are responsible for any customs or duty fees associated with shipping to your country. If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch via the contact form.

    Please allow between 15-25 days for your order to arrive. If more than 45 days have passed please email us at carmen@carmendelpratart.com to review the status of your order. Refunds will be handled through email if necessary. All shipping from Newcastle. NSW

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