Artist: Diederik van Apple
Title: Tommy Shelby Dollar
Technique: Aluminum / high gloss resin
“Shelby Streets” brings to life the gritty allure of the notorious Peaky Blinders gang in a stunning piece of art. With an immersive blend of shadows and light, this artwork reveals the raw energy and fearlessness that have become synonymous with the Peaky Blinders.
The artwork depicts a detailed rendition of the streets of Birmingham, infused with a timeless sense of nostalgia. Every building, every street sign, bears the scars of a tumultuous past, while the powerful personalities of the members of the Peaky Blinders stand out against the backdrop.
Each strip of the street is meticulously reproduced with care and attention to the smallest details. The street lamps cast their warm glow over the cobblestone-paved roads, while the shadows of the series’ protagonists, such as Tommy Shelby and Arthur Shelby, dance as silhouettes on the walls.
The whole piece is enriched with a glossy finish of epoxy, enhancing the vibrancy of the colors and emphasizing the depth of the scene. This gives the artwork a tangible dimension, inviting the viewer to immerse themselves in the gritty world of the Peaky Blinders.
“Shelby Streets” is presented in a beautifully crafted custom frame that enhances the overall aesthetic of the piece. Each of the 10 available editions comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity, underscoring the exclusivity and value of these unique artworks.