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Black and White Photography For Sale
"60x45" FRIDA KAHLO Photomosaic Pop Art Archival Fine Art Photography
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Frida i is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. The first release in a series mosaic works called "Icons". Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smaller...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

40x50 "Chasing the Light" Photography Wild Horses Mustangs Photograph Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" 40 x 50 Unsigned print Printed o...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Soulmates" 36x48 Black and White Photography Wild Horses, Mustangs Signed AP
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Archival paper w archival inks ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

High Sierra Mustangs - 40x30 Black and White Photography of Wild Horses
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Edition of 50. Signed by Shane. Framing available....
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

28x40 "Lion Portrait", Black and White Lion Photography , Photograph Signed Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion. 28x40 Singed and Numbered Archival Pigment print. Framing available. Inquire for rates. FREE SHIPPING Shane Russeck has buil...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Soulmates" 36x48 Black and White Photography Wild Horses, Mustangs Signed AP
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Archival paper w archival inks ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

AMERICAN HORSE POWER 36x48 Photography Wild Horses Mustangs FORD BRONCO Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1STDIBS EXCLUSIVE American Horse Power by Shane Russeck "Icon is a brand I’ve admired and respected for years. They are the pinnacle of the custom car world. Being a huge vintage ca...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"From the Brush" 36x48 Black and White Lion Photography Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion shot by Shane Russeck 36x48 Unsigned Printed on archival luster paper. Shane Russeck has built a reputation for capturing Am...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

50x40" Elvis by Warhol" Photomosaic Pop Fine Art Photography Unsigned Print
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"ELVIS BY ANDY WARHOL" is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smaller images. Archival photographic paper Framin...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

White Mountain Mustangs 36x48 -Black and White Photography Wild Horses Mustangs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of a American Wild Mustang. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" 36x48 Edition of 12. Signed by artist. F...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Dust and Horses" 45x60 Black and White Photography Wild Horses Mustangs Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of North American Wild Horses Photography by Shane Russeck Printed on archival photographic paper Edition of 10 Signed and numbere...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Arctic Wolf" 40x60 Black & White Photography, Wolves Photograph Art Print
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of an Arctic Wolf. Printed on archival paper using only archival ink. Framing available. Inquire for rates. Signed and numbered Ed...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Chasing the Light" 30x40 Black and White Wild Horses Photography Mustangs, Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Printed on archival paper using ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

King of the Mountain 40x60 Black & White Photography, Cougar, Mountain Lion Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of a North American Cougar. 40x60 Unsigned Print Printed using only archival papers and inks. UV Coated FREE SHIPPING WITHIN THE US Shane Russec...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Grizzly Shores 40 x 28 - Black and White Photograph Photography Grizzly Bear
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Grizzly Bear Printed on archival paper using archival inks UV Coated 40 x 28 Edition of 50. Signed by Shane Framing available. Inquire for rates. Printed on archival paper using a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

48x64 " Hollywood Sign" Photomosaic Pop Fine Art Photography Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Hollywood Sign" is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. This image is made up of 100's of smaller images of Hollywood related imagery. Archival photographic paper Framing options ava...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

90x60 Black & White Photography, Kodiak, Bear Grizzly Times Like These
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of a Kodiak Bear. This was shot on Kodiak Island in 2019. 90x60 Edition of 7 Signed and numbered Archival pigment paper Framing available. Inquir...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Ali" Muhammad Ali Portrait 28x40 Boxing Photography Pop Art Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Ali" is a photomosaic artwork by "Destro". The first release in a series mosaic works called "Icons". Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smaller ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

40x50 " Hollywood Sign" Photomosaic Pop Fine Art Photography Signed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Hollywood Sign" is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. This image is made up of 100's of smaller images of Hollywood related imagery. Archival photographic paper Framing options ava...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Bison Portrait" 40x28- Black & White Photography, Buffalo, Wyoming Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Unsigned photograph of an American Bison. Printed on archival paper and using archival inks Framing available. Inquire for rates. Shane Russeck has built a reputation for capturi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

High Sierra Mustangs 36x48 Black and White Photography Wild Horses, Mustangs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" 36x48 Edition of 12. Signed by artist. Framing avai...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

36x48 "Mountain Mustangs" Photography of Wild Horses, Western Art, Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of wild horses. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Printed on archival photo paper using only archival inks UV coated F...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

AMERICAN HORSE POWER 36x48 Photography Wild Horses Mustangs FORD BRONCO Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1STDIBS EXCLUSIVE American Horse Power by Shane Russeck "Icon is a brand I’ve admired and respected for years. They are the pinnacle of the custom car world. Being a huge vintage ca...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

40x60 Lion Portrait, Black and White Lion Photography Photograph unsigned Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion. 40x60 Unsigned Archival Pigment print. Framing available. Inquire for rates. FREE SHIPPING Shane Russeck has built a reputa...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

60x40 "Triple Elvis by Warhol" Photomosaic Pop Fine Art Photography Signed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"TRIPLE ELVIS BY ANDY WARHOL" is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smaller images. Archival photographic paper ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Old World" 40x28 Black & White Photography Bison Buffalo Unsigned Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an American Bison. Printed on archival paper and using archival inks Framing available. Inquire for rates. Shane Russeck has built a reputati...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Dust and Horses" 30x40 Black and White Photography Wild Horses Mustangs Photo
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of North American Wild Horses Photography by Shane Russeck Printed on archival paper Framing available. Inquire for rates. Shane...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

60x45 Jean Michel Basquiat PHOTOMOSAIC Street Pop Art Photography
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Basquiat"is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. The first release in a series mosaic works called "Icons". Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smalle...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

AMERICAN HORSE POWER 36x48 Photography Wild Horses Mustangs FORD BRONCO ICON
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1STDIBS EXCLUSIVE American Horse Power by Shane Russeck "Icon is a brand I’ve admired and respected for years. They are the pinnacle of the custom car world. Being a huge vintage ca...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

40x60 Lion Portrait, Black and White Lion Photography Photograph Signed Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion. 40x60 Signed and numbered Edition of 10 Archival Pigment print. Framing available. Inquire for rates. FREE SHIPPING Shane Ru...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

64x48 " Marlon Brando by Warhol" Photomosaic Pop Fine Art Photography Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Brando" is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. This image is made up of 100's of smaller images of Marlon Brando. Archival photographic paper Framing options available
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Chasing the Light- 28x40 Black & White Photography Wild Horses Mustangs Signed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Printed on archival paper using ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Slow Time - underwater black & white nude photograph - archival pigment 16"x23"
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Underwater nude photograph of a young woman in a swimming pool and her shadow on the bottom of the pool. Original gallery quality print signed by the artist. Digital archival pigme...
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2010s Photorealist Black and White Photography

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Archival Paper, Archival Pigment

"Panthera Leo" - 40x60 Black and White Lion Photography, Africa, Photograph, Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion. Printed on archival paper using archival inks. 40x60 Edition of 10. Signed by Shane. Printed on archival paper and using arch...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"60x48" FRIDA KAHLO Photomosaic Pop Art Archival Fine Art Photography Signed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Frida i is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. The first release in a series mosaic works called "Icons". Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smaller...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

40x28 " Elvis by Warhol" Photomosaic Pop Fine Art Photography Unsigned Print
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"ELVIS BY ANDY WARHOL" is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smaller images. Archival photographic paper Framin...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Chasing the Light- 60x40 Black & White Photography Wild Horses Mustangs Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" 60 x 40 Printed on the fines...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Mountain Mustangs" 40x60 Photography of Wild Horses, Western Art, Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of wild horses. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Printed on archival photo paper using only archival inks UV coated Framing available. Inquire for rates. Shane Russeck is a modern day photographer, adventurer, and explorer. He first picked up a camera while training with legendary boxing trainer Freddie Roach at the world famous Wild Card Boxing Club. One of his first shots of Roach now hangs in the International Boxing Hall of Fame. He has since gone on to shoot recognizable stars and public figures with a special interest in unique characters. Shane's background in fine art and his passion for Americana and outlaw culture make his work both raw and visceral. For two years he traveled the country shooting rodeos and wild mustangs. Both series were followed by critically acclaimed gallery shows. SERIES CURRENTLY BEING SHOT "Wild Life" a series of large monochrome portraits of Killer Whales, Lions,Wild Mustangs, and Wolves just to name a few. This series is quickly establishing Shane as a fine art photographer with growing interest in his work from collectors around the world. Shane collectors include some of Hollywood tops in the music and film industry. EXHIBITIONS Shane Russeck Gallery L.A. - Solo Exhibition (Pop Up) Cinq Gallery Dallas TX - Current Show Gallery Center NYC 2016 Canvas Malibu-Solo Exhibit 2016 AWARDS Tamron Ambassdor - 2019, 2020 'Editors Choice...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Black and white image of a bison crossing the river in Yellowstone in winter
Located in US
Black and white image of a bison crossing the river in Yellowstone in winter A lone bison walks across the Firehole River in Yellowstone National Park during Winter Exceptional Cre...
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2010s Minimalist Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

High Sierra Mustangs 36x48 Black & White Photography Wild Horses, Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Framing available. Inquire for rates. Shane Russec...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Mustang" 40x50 Black & White Photography Wild Horses Mustangs Horse Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of North American Wild Horses Photography by Shane Russeck Printed on archival luster paper Edition of 12 singed ad numbered by art...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Locals Only" 40x60 Fine Art Photography of Mountain Lion Cougar Puma Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Image title: "Locals Only" This is a contemporary photograph of 2 North American Mountain Lions. 40x60 Printed on Kodak luster using archival ink Edition of 12 Singed and numbered by the artist Framing available. Inquire for rates. Shane Russeck is a modern day photographer, adventurer, and explorer. He first picked up a camera while training with legendary boxing trainer Freddie Roach at the world famous Wild Card Boxing Club. One of his first shots of Roach now hangs in the International Boxing Hall of Fame. He has since gone on to shoot recognizable stars and public figures with a special interest in unique characters. Shane's background in fine art and his passion for Americana and outlaw culture make his work both raw and visceral. For two years he traveled the country shooting rodeos and wild mustangs. Both series were followed by critically acclaimed gallery shows. Some of Shane's unique shooting styles include getting upclose and personal with some of the worlds most dangerous animals as well as shooting from motorcycles and helicopters. SERIES CURRENTLY BEING SHOT "Wild Life" a series of large monochrome portraits of Killer Whales, Lions,Wild Mustangs, and Wolves just to name a few. This series is quickly establishing Shane as a fine art photographer with growing interest in his work from collectors around the world. Shane collectors include some of Hollywood tops in the music and film industry. EXHIBITIONS Shane Russeck Gallery L.A. - Solo Exhibition (Pop Up) Cinq Gallery Dallas TX - Current Show Gallery Center NYC 2016 Canvas Malibu-Solo Exhibit 2016 AWARDS Tamron Ambassdor - 2019, 2020 'Editors...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Dream State" - 40x50 Black and White Photography Wild Horses Mustangs Signed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a black and white photograph of American Wild Mustangs by Shane Russeck. Printed on Archival Paper Using Archival ink 40x50 Edition of 10 Signed and numbered Shane Russec...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Soulmates" 36x48 Black and White Photography Wild Horses, Mustangs Signed AP
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Archival paper w archival inks ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"The Pugilist" 36x48 Black and White Photography Wild Horses, Mustangs Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" 36x48 Unsigned test print Printed on archival paper ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Regal" 36x48 - Black & White Photography, Lion Photography Art Photo
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion. 36x48 Edition of 12. Signed by Shane. Printed on archival paper and using archival inks Framing available. Inquire for rates. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Grizzly Portrait" 36x48 - Black and White Fine Art Photography Grizzly Bear
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Grizzly Bear Portrait An rare look into the eyse of an apex predator 36x48 Edition of 12. Signed by Shane. Printed on archival paper and using archival inks Framing available. In...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Panthera Leo" 28x40 - Lion Photography Black & White Photograph, Signed Print
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion. Edition of 50 Signed and numbered Printed on archival paper and using archival inks Framing available. Inquire for rates. Sh...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Grizzly Shores 50x90, Black & White Photography Grizzly Bear Photograph Fine Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a black and white photograph of a Grizzly Bear 50x90 edition of 5. Signed by artist. Printed on archival paper using archival ink. Framing available. Inquire for rates. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Apriel - underwater black & white nude photograph - archival pigment 43"x52"
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
An underwater black and white photograph of a beautiful topless young woman, Apriel swimming in the pool. Original gallery quality archival pigment print - signed by the artist. L...
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2010s Photorealist Black and White Photography

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Archival Paper, Archival Pigment

"Orca Double Breach" 36x48 Black and White Killer Whale Photography photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Shot in the off the San Juan Islands this is the only known image of a double synchronized breach with two adult Orcas. This was a once in a lifetime event. This is the first time t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Orca Double Breach" 36x48 Black and White Killer Whale Photography Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Shot in the off the San Juan Islands this is the only known image of a double synchronized breach with two adult Orcas. This was a once in a lifetime event. This is the first time t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"Ali" Muhammad Ali Portrait 60x45 Photomosaic Photography Pop Art Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Ali" is a photomosaic artwork by Destro. The first release in a series mosaic works called "Icons". Destro has created large prints which are made up of many hundreds of smaller im...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

AMERICAN HORSE POWER 36x48 Photography Wild Horses Mustangs FORD BRONCO Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1STDIBS EXCLUSIVE American Horse Power by Shane Russeck "Icon is a brand I’ve admired and respected for years. They are the pinnacle of the custom car world. Being a huge vintage ca...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

"Soulmates" 40x60 Black and White Photography of Wild Horses Mustangs Photograph
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary black and white photograph of Northern California Wild Mustangs. "They represent the ultimate expression of American freedom" Unsigned 40 x 60 Framing availab...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Grizzly Shores 36x48 Black & White Photography Grizzly Bear Photograph Unsigned
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a black and white photograph of a Grizzly Bear Printed on archival paper using archival ink. Framing available. Inquire for rates. Shane Russeck has built a reputation fo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

36x48 Lion Portrait, Photograph Fine Art Black and White Lion Photography
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of an African Lion. 36x48 Unsigned Print Archival Pigment print. Framing available. Inquire for rates. FREE SHIPPING Shane Russeck has built a ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

36x48 Black and White Photography, Cougar Photograph, Mountain Lion Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a contemporary photograph of a Mountain Lion. 36x48 Printed on archival paper using archival inks Framing available. Inquire for rates. SERIES CURRENTLY BEING SHOT "Wild Life" a series of large monochrome portraits of Killer Whales, Lions,Wild Mustangs, and Wolves just to name a few. This series is quickly establishing Shane as a fine art photographer with growing interest in his work from collectors around the world. Shane collectors include some of Hollywood tops in the music and film industry. EXHIBITIONS Shane Russeck Gallery L.A. - Solo Exhibition (Pop Up) Cinq Gallery Dallas TX - Current Show Gallery Center NYC 2016 Canvas Malibu-Solo Exhibit 2016 AWARDS Tamron Ambassdor - 2019, 2020 'Editors...
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Shop Black and White Photography

There’s a lot to love about black and white photography.

The unique and timeless quality of a black and white photograph accentuates any room. Some might argue that we’re naturally drawn to color photography because it’s the world we know best. This is a shared belief, particularly in the era of camera-phone photography, editing apps and the frenetic immediacy of sharing photos on social media. But when we look at black and white photography, we experience deep, rich shadows and tonal properties in a way that transfixes us. Composition and textures are crisp and engaging. We’re immediately drawn to the subjects of vintage street photography and continue to feel the emotional impact of decades-old photojournalism. The silhouettes of mountains in black and white landscape photography are particularly pronounced, while portrait photography and the skylines of urban cityscapes come to life in monochrome prints.

When decorating with fine photography, keep in mind that some color photographs may not be suitable for every space. However, you can be more daring with black and white photos. The gray tones are classic, sophisticated and generally introduce elegance to any corner of your home, which renders black and white prints amazingly versatile.

Black and white photography adapts to its surroundings like a chameleon might. A single large-scale black and white photograph above the sofa in your living room is going to work with any furniture style, and as some homeowners and designers today are working to introduce more muted tones and neutral palettes to dining rooms and bedrooms, the integration of black and white photography — a hallmark of minimalist decor — is a particularly natural choice for such a setting.

Another advantage to bringing black and white photography into your home is that you can style walls and add depth and character without worrying about disrupting an existing color scheme. Black and white photographs actually harmonize well with accent colors such as yellow, red and green. Your provocative Memphis Group lighting and bold Pierre Paulin seating will pair nicely with the black and white fine nude photography you’ve curated over the years.

Black and white photography also complements a variety of other art. Black and white photos pair well with drawings and etchings in monochromatic hues. They can also form part of specific color schemes. For example, you can place black and white prints in colored picture frames for a pop of color. And while there are no hard and fast rules, it’s best to keep black and white prints separate from color photographs. Color prints stand out in a room more than black and white prints do. Pairing them may detract attention from your black and white photography. Instead, dedicate separate walls or spaces to each.

Once you’ve selected the photography that best fits your space, you’ll need to decide how to hang the images. If you want to hang multiple photos, it’s essential to know how to arrange wall art. A proper arrangement can significantly enhance a living space.

On 1stDibs, explore a vast collection of compelling black and white photography by artists such as Mark Shaw, Jack Mitchell (a photographer you should know), Berenice Abbott and David Yarrow.

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