Antique Ascent Art Print
22"x28" Archival Giclee print on museum grade matte rag paper. Limited to 500 pieces only. Once sold out, it will not be reprinted and will become a collectors item. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity, numerical holographic security system, the director's emboss and handwritten edition number.
Beneath the veil of smog that shrouded 19th-century London, in the abyss of chaos, society teetered on the precipice of collapse, devoured by the twin beasts of upheaval and despair. Amidst the swirling turmoil, one man dared to conjure a vision of a brighter future. The enigmatic Archibald Rutherford III, a hobbyist scientist and romantic skeptic, believed that art held the power to lift humanity from the depths of barbarism to the celestial realm of the numinous.
Drawing inspiration from the intricate blueprints of Charles Babbage's extraordinary steampunk computer, Rutherford forged a thinking machine—an apparatus running on a pneumatic blockchain imbued with the power to pierce the veil between dimensions and reveal a psychic portal to a reality vibrating on an entirely different plane. There, he aspired to assemble a cadre of intrepid creatives who would join him on his quest to rise above the pandemonium and sculpt a Victorian utopia.
As Rutherford embarked on his audacious odyssey, he encountered a fearsome nemesis: the Shadow. Unknown to him, the true conflict was a battle waged within the recesses of his own being. To vanquish the Shadow and discover his higher self, he would need to journey inward and embrace the truth that his authentic power resided not in some distant realm, but in the depths of his own soul. Through a harrowing process of psychic rebirth, Archibald Rutherford III would confront his inner demons, forge a new identity, and ultimately unleash the latent potential to construct the utopia of his dreams.
In this exhilarating saga of self-discovery, steampunk ingenuity, and the indomitable resilience of the human spirit, we accompany our hero as he endeavors to mend a shattered world and manifest a Victorian utopia that transcends the confines of space, time, and the unfathomable depths of the human psyche.