Sunflower and Three Oranges

By David Hockney SKU:199124

David Hockney's ""Sunflower and Three Oranges"" is a mesmerizing painting created in 1982. This masterpiece stands out due to its vibrant colors, bold brushstrokes, and unique composition. Hockney's skillful use of contrasting elements, such as the juxtaposition of sunflowers and oranges, creates a visually captivating experience. The painting's significance lies in its representation of Hockney's exploration of Cubism and Fauvism, fusing traditional still-life subjects with contemporary artistic approaches. This fusion of styles showcases Hockney's artistic versatility and cements ""Sunflower and Three Oranges"" as an extraordinary and celebrated work in modern art history.

53 cm

Please note: by default the aspect ratio of the original artwork is used.

Need a special size? Request a quote or watch our expainer video to choose the correct size.

Add to wishlist Remove from wishlist
Total € 250

Title: “”David Hockney’s Captivating Masterpiece: Sunflower and Three Oranges””

Year Painted: 1982

David Hockney’s “”Sunflower and Three Oranges”” is a remarkable painting that emerged in the artistic landscape in 1982. This masterpiece holds a significant place in modern art history due to its exceptional qualities, which captivate viewers worldwide.

The painting’s brilliance lies in Hockney’s adept use of vibrant colors, bold brushstrokes, and a unique composition. The canvas bursts with life as sunflowers and oranges collide, creating a mesmerizing visual spectacle. Hockney’s meticulous attention to detail in rendering these seemingly disparate objects unites them harmoniously on the canvas. The artist’s keen sense of balance and perspective keeps the viewer engaged, drawing them into the vivid world he has created.

One of the key reasons “”Sunflower and Three Oranges”” is a standout piece is its reflection of Hockney’s exploration of Cubism and Fauvism. By infusing traditional still-life subjects with modern artistic approaches, Hockney brings a fresh and innovative dimension to this painting. The fusion of styles showcases his artistic versatility and technical prowess, further cementing his reputation as a trailblazer in the contemporary art scene.

Beyond its artistic merit, this painting holds immense emotional significance for Hockney. During the early 1980s, the artist suffered personal challenges and profound grief. In the face of these struggles, “”Sunflower and Three Oranges”” serves as a testament to his resilience and artistic genius. The artwork encapsulates the essence of human emotions, portraying both joy and sorrow, evoking a profound connection with the audience.

Since its creation, “”Sunflower and Three Oranges”” has been widely exhibited in renowned art galleries and museums around the world. Art enthusiasts and critics alike have lauded this masterpiece for its innovative approach, technical brilliance, and emotional depth. Its recognition in the art world has only grown over the years, solidifying its status as one of Hockney’s most celebrated works.

Moreover, “”Sunflower and Three Oranges”” continues to inspire a new generation of artists, resonating with their desire to experiment with different styles and push the boundaries of traditional art. Its enduring influence can be seen in contemporary works that draw inspiration from Hockney’s artistic vision.

In conclusion, David Hockney’s “”Sunflower and Three Oranges,”” painted in 1982, is a true testament to the artist’s extraordinary talent and resilience. With its harmonious fusion of Cubism and Fauvism, vibrant colors, and emotional depth, the painting stands as a timeless masterpiece, captivating art enthusiasts and leaving an indelible mark on the art world for generations to come.

Original size:
91.4 x 121.9 cm (width x height)
Art styles:
Minimal order width:
40 cm
Maximum order width:
122 cm

At our art gallery, we take pride in offering comprehensive global shipping to our esteemed clientele. We understand the significance of your art acquisitions and the need to transport them with utmost care. Hence, we are committed to delivering your chosen paintings to any address worldwide and free of any additional charge.

Our reliable courier service partners are experienced in handling precious art pieces and ensure that your painting reaches you in pristine condition. We offer fully insured, door-to-door delivery, providing you with peace of mind that your artwork is protected during transit.

Moreover, to accommodate your unique framing preferences, we offer the distinctive service of sending your purchased artwork directly to any framer across the globe. This enables you to have your painting framed locally by your trusted framer, reducing the risk of damage during transportation.

Regardless of your location or your framer’s, we strive to make the process as seamless as possible. It is our goal to provide exceptional service that caters to your needs and ensures the safe delivery of your valuable artwork.

We invite you to experience our hassle-free, worldwide shipping service, which is aimed at delivering your prized art pieces safely and efficiently, wherever you may be.

Similar paintings

Customer experiences

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Great experience
Great experience! The painting was delivered super fast and exceeds my expectations. Vivid colors, beautiful details. Simple ordering procedure on…
Tim Knobben, January 17, 2024
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
A super satisfied customer!
I received my painting today and it looks great! The colors are vibrant and the quality is top notch! Highly…
Dylan Korenromp, December 15, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Highly recommended!
My new painting just arrived and I am really extremely happy with it! It sounds cliché but the painting is…
Sven Korthuis, October 31, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Very satisfied and will definitely order here again in the future.
Painting is exactly what I expected it to be. Price/quality is good and would definitely recommend them. Prompt delivery and…
Bram Lucas, November 24, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Very happy with my painting
Very happy with my painting of my pet. Quality is beyond expectations. Customer service answered my questions well and gave…
Kelly van Haren, November 2, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Received my painting today….
Today received my painting of:The Scream (after Munch) 1984 by Andy Warhol. Very happy with my order. And the quality…
Nicol, November 21, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Incredibly happy with my painting of…
Incredibly happy with my painting of Gustav Klimt! It fits our home perfectly and the delivery went top notch as…
Dian Mastenbroek, November 6, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
This already the second time I have had a…
This already the second time I order a painting. Top quality and perfect service. The Mona Lisa hanging in our…
Ali El Habziz, November 4, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
What a surprise
Received today the painting of our dog we ordered. What a surprise! Beautifully painted, brilliant colors and very realistic. Warmly…
Ingrid Wilmink, November 3, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Looks great in our new home
Looks great in our new home! A real work of art and neat delivery
Marije Paus, November 2, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Super nice assortment
Super nice selection and products delivered quickly! Very happy with it!
Luuk Rouwhorst, October 31, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Turned out very beautiful!
JM, November 2, 2023