"Being a good actor isn't easy. Being a man is even harder. I want to be both before I'm done."


James Dean lived fast and died fast and is world known for his wild child side. As a fantastic actor, his face is known the world over. Painted professionally by hand by the Welsh Artist, Nigel Hughes, this is one painting you’ll be proud to show off on your wall.


The painting measures 60cm x 60cm with a depth of 3.5cm, on premium quality stretched cotton duck canvas.

All the paintings found here in the Arty Icons shop are:

• 100% genuinely hand painted. No printers are used 
• Stretched over a wooden block frame and are painted around the edges 
• Ready to hang with no additional framing needed. 
• Signed and dated by the artist himself, Nigel Hughes.




Painted using the best quality acrylics on to top quality stretched bottom duck canvas on a deep wooden box, these paintings are ready to hang up in any decor - modern or traditional. These paintings are also painted around the edges to visually enhance the painting.


Arty Icons paintings can be given as unique gifts to loved ones, or just for the love of brightening up a dull wall. These paintings will look great in any decor, be it in the home or workplace.