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Songs of the Sky No. 13 (4 Panel Sky Photograph Japanese Kozo Paper/Encaustic)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary pigment print 36 x 45.5 inches unframed Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 4 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches edition of 12 Jeri Eisenberg's pho...
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2010s Contemporary Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Songs of the Sky 4 (Abstract Landscape Photograph of Clouds & Sky, 4 panels)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstract landscape sepia tone photograph of clouds Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 4 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches edition of 12 36 x 45.5 inches unfram...
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Songs of the Sky 2 (Abstract Landscape Photograph of Clouds in Sky, 4 panels)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstract landscape sepia toned photograph of clouds on a sky horizon Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 4 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches 36 x 45.5 inches unf...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Turquoise Sky, Photograph, C-Type
By Viet Ha Tran
Located in Yardley, PA
This photograph was taken at the blue, beautiful island Santorini in Greece. The artwork/photo is sold unframed and will be sent rolled in a tube. I work with top printing houses ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Other Art Style Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Icarus #1 (Contemporary Nude in Sky Photograph Based of Traditional Greek Myth)
By Newbold Bohemia
Located in Hudson, NY
Icarus #1 (Contemporary Nude in Sky Photograph Based of Traditional Greek Myth) 18 x 30 inches unframed archival digital print Inspired by the story of Icarus in Greek mythology, co...
Category

2010s Contemporary Nude Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Digital Pigment

Songs of the Sky No. 11 (4 Panel Sky Photograph Japanese Kozo Paper/Encaustic)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary pigment print 36 x 45.5 inches unframed Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 4 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches edition of 12 Jeri Eisenberg's pho...
Category

2010s Contemporary Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Blue sky in Santorini, Photograph, C-Type
By Viet Ha Tran
Located in Yardley, PA
This photograph was taken at the blue, beautiful island Santorini in Greece. The artwork/photo is sold unframed and will be sent rolled in a tube. I work with top printing houses ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Other Art Style Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Photograph - Silver Airstream Sky, Marfa Texas
By Pico Garcez
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Pico Garcez (b.1963, São Paulo, Brazil) In Love with Photography, Iconography and Painting, exercises his gaze from childhood when he began to play with his first camera. Practicing ...
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2010s Realist Landscape Photography

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Archival Paper, Inkjet, Archival Pigment, Cotton

Sky of the Himalayas, Photograph, C-Type
By Viet Ha Tran
Located in Yardley, PA
Photo taken from the mountain flight over the Himalayas in Nepal. The photograph is sold unframed. I work with top printing houses in Madrid & Barcelona, Spain that have extensive...
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21st Century and Contemporary Other Art Style Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Songs of the Sky 7: Abstract Landscape Photograph of Clouds & Sky, 3 panels
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstract landscape color photograph of clouds and sky on 3 panels Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 3 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches edition of 12 36 x 34 i...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Encaustic, Mulberry Paper, Wax

Songs of the Sky 9 (Abstract Landscape Sepia Toned Photograph of Clouds & Sky)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstracted landscape sepia toned photograph of clouds and sky on three panels Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 3 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches Panels are ...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Encaustic, Mulberry Paper, Wax

Songs of the Sky 8 (Abstract Landscape Sepia Toned Photograph of Clouds & Sky)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstracted landscape sepia toned photograph of clouds and sky on 3 panels Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 3 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches Panels are secu...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Encaustic, Wax, Mulberry Paper

Over the sky of Houston VI, Photograph, C-Type
By Viet Ha Tran
Located in Yardley, PA
Fine art photography 2019. Printed on Canson Aquarelle Rag, the most premium quality fine art paper which delivers the most accurate and vibrant colors in print as you see onscreen a...
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2010s Other Art Style Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Songs of the Sky 10 (Abstract Landscape Color Photograph of Clouds & Blue Sky)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstracted landscape photograph of clouds and blue sky on three panels Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 3 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches Panels are secured...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Looking Through to the Sky - Lithobrome Photograph Landscape
By Sigismund Blumann
Located in Soquel, CA
"Looking Through", a lithobrome photograph by Sigismund Blumann (American, 1872-1956). Signed "Sigismund Blumann" lower right. Unframed. Titled "Looking Through" on verso. Image size...
Category

1920s Realist Landscape Photography

Materials

Silver Gelatin, Photographic Paper

Songs of the Sky No. 8 (3 Panel Photograph of Sky Japanese Kozo Paper/Encaustic)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary pigment print 36 x 34 inches unframed Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 3 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches edition of 12 Jeri Eisenberg's photo...
Category

2010s Contemporary Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Songs of the Sky No. 1 (3 Panel Photograph of Sky Japanese Kozo Paper/Encaustic)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary pigment print 36 x 34 inches unframed Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 3 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches edition of 12 Jeri Eisenberg's photo...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Songs of the Sky No. 1 (3 Panel Photograph of Sky Japanese Kozo Paper/Encaustic)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary pigment print 36 x 34 inches unframed Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 3 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches edition of 12 Jeri Eisenberg's photo...
Category

2010s Contemporary Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Songs of the Sky 14 (Abstract Landscape Color Photograph of Clouds & Blue Sky)
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstracted landscape color photograph of clouds and blue sky on 4 panels Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on 4 panels, each panel is 36 inches x 11 inches, 36 x 45.5 inches...
Category

2010s Abstract Landscape Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Mulberry Paper

Cloud Study I - large format photograph of dramatic cloudscape sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
an homage to Caspar David Friedrich, towering thunder clouds over the Mediterranean Sea, captured with a large format camera to allow epic scale photography print sizes, from a serie...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment, Archival Paper

SKY SHARK Palm Springs CA, Photograph, Archival Ink Jet
By William Dey
Located in Yardley, PA
The iconic "shark teeth" design on a fighter airplane, captured by photographer William Dey. This first true piece of "nose art" has proved to be a popular decoration with fighter a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Other Art Style Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink

Cloud Study I - large format photograph of dramatic cloudscape sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
an homage to Caspar David Friedrich, towering thunder clouds over the Mediterranean Sea, captured with a large format camera to allow epic scale photography print sizes, from a serie...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment

CITY HALL SKY Palm Springs, Photograph, Archival Ink Jet
By William Dey
Located in Yardley, PA
The iconic midcentury Palm Springs City Hall against a dramatic desert sky , captured by photographer William Dey. The image is printed on Picture Rag museum-quality paper and measu...
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2010s Other Art Style Color Photography

Materials

Archival Ink

"The Hiding Light", photograph, city, architecture, building, sky, geometry
Located in Toronto, Ontario
"The Hiding Light" is a color photograph on Etching Rag archival paper. It's a signed Edition of 20, available in sizes 16x24, 11x17 and 8x12 inches. It is a striking composition, an...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper

"Closed Windows", photograph, city, architecture, shadow, brick, sky, sunlight
Located in Toronto, Ontario
"Closed Windows (Upper East Side)" is a color photograph on Etching Rag archival paper. It's a signed Edition of 20, available in sizes 16x24, 11x17 and 8x12 inches. Another strong p...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper

COPPER SKY Prudential Plaza Chicago, Photograph, Archival Ink Jet
By William Dey
Located in Yardley, PA
The post modernism Two Prudential Plaza and it's iconic neighbors against a gleaming sky, captured by photographer William Dey. Image is printed on Picture Rag museum-quality paper ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Other Art Style Color Photography

Materials

Archival Ink

"Dashboard Sky Dragon," Original Photograph signed by David Barnett
By David Barnett
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Dashboard Sky Dragon" is an original photograph by David Barnett, signed in the lower left. The photo was taken during a commute when the artist was struck by the cloud formations a...
Category

2010s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Inkjet, Archival Ink

Cloud Blossoms (Sepia Toned Landscape Photograph of Trees & Sky)
By Jerry Freedner
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary sepia toned landscape photograph of trees, sky and clouds Archival pigment print 12 x 12 inches unframed, made to order Also available as 18 x 18 inch print, $750 This...
Category

2010s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

Alpine Ski Photograph, 'Happy Skiers' Taken from 1930s Original
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Vintage, Alpine ski photograph. 'Happy Skiers', a new mounted black and white photographic image after an original 1930s skiing photograph. Black and white alpine photos are the perf...
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Vintage 1930s English Sporting Art Sports Equipment and Memorabilia

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Paper

Cloud Blossoms (Sepia Toned Landscape Photograph of Trees & Sky)
By Jerry Freedner
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary sepia toned landscape photograph of trees, sky and clouds Archival pigment print 18 x 18 inches unframed, made to order Also available as 12 x 12 inch print, $450 This...
Category

2010s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

Syzygy, black and white photograph of moon in sky
By Heather Boose Weiss
Located in New York, NY
Archival pigment print. 15" x 15" edition of 10, unframed, $2,070 30" x 30" edition of 10, unframed $3,450 Please allow at least 2 weeks for the photograph to be printed and shipp...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Cloud Study III - large format photograph of dramatic cloudscape sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
large-scale original art photography from a series of dramatic cloud atlas observations and abstract skyscapes above the Mediterranean Sea Cloud Study III by Frank Schott 48x48 inc...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Black and White Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment, Archival Paper

Cloud study II - large format photograph of dramatic cloudscape sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
large-scale original art photography from a series of dramatic cloud atlas observations and abstract skyscapes above the Mediterranean Sea CLOUD STUDY II by Frank Schott 58 x 58 in...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment

Cloud Study III - large format photograph of dramatic cloudscape sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
large scale original art photography from a series of dramatic cloud atlas observations and abstract skyscapes above the Mediterranean Sea Cloud Study III by Frank Schott 58 x 58 ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment

"Building With Cloud", photograph, city, architecture, geometry, blue sky shadow
Located in Toronto, Ontario
"Building With Cloud" is a color photograph on Etching Rag archival paper. It's a signed Edition of 20, available in sizes 16x24, 11x17 and 8x12 inches. It is a striking composition,...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper

"East Village Abstract #2", photograph, city, architecture, roof, sky, edge blue
Located in Toronto, Ontario
"East Village Abstract #2" is a color photograph on Etching Rag archival paper. It's available in a signed Edition of 20, available in sizes 16x24, 11x17 and 8x12 inches. It is a str...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper

Antarctica #11, Iceberg, Limited Edition Photograph, Blue, Gray Sky, unframed
By John Conn
Located in Riverdale, NY
Antarctica #11 is a limited edition photograph which is part of the Antarctica/Patagonia Series by John Conn taken in 2010. The image is 20x30. It is currently unframed. It is an ...
Category

2010s American Realist Landscape Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

"Steinhafel's Double Sky Grand Entrance," Photograph signed by David Barnett
By David Barnett
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Steinhafel's Double Sky Grand Entrance" is an original photograph by David Barnett, signed in the lower right. This photo was taken of the new Steinhafel's building in Waukesha, WI ...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Color Photography

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Photographic Film, Archival Ink, Archival Paper, Inkjet

Cloud Study III - large format photograph of dramatic cloudscape sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
large-scale original art photography from a series of dramatic cloud atlas observations and abstract skyscapes above the Mediterranean Sea CLOUD Study III by Frank Schott 40 x 40 i...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment

"Great Pyramid of Manhattan", photograph, city, architecture, geometry, blue sky
Located in Toronto, Ontario
"The Great Pyramid of Manhattan" is a color photograph on Etching Rag archival paper. It's a signed Edition of 20, available in sizes 16x24, 11x17 and 8x12 inches. It is a striking c...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper

Manghae, Sunset (Photograph, Print, Sunset, Orange Skies, Exotic, South Korea)
By Young Jin Choi
Located in Brighton, GB
Edition of 3 + 1 Artist’s Proof. Ultrachrome print. Young-Jin Choi, was born in 1965 in the southern coastal area of Jeollanam-do province. He began taking photographs in high schoo...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

Vintage Style Ski Photography, Framed Alpine Ski Photograph, Matterhorn & Skiers
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Vintage style Ski photography, framed Alpine Ski photograph, Matterhorn & Skiers. 'MATTERHORN & SKIERS', a framed and mounted black and white photographic image after an original 19...
Category

Vintage 1930s English Sporting Art Sports Equipment and Memorabilia

Materials

Paper

Geojeon (Photograph, Print, Blue Skies, Peaceful Waters, Ocean, Open Sea)
By Young Jin Choi
Located in Brighton, GB
Edition of 3 + 1 Artist’s Proof. Ultrachrome print. Young-Jin Choi, was born in 1965 in the southern coastal area of Jeollanam-do province. He began taking photographs in high schoo...
Category

2010s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

Alpine Ski Photograph 'Matterhorn & Skiers', Taken from Original 1930s Photo
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Vintage, antique alpine ski photograph. 'Matterhorn & Skiers', a new mounted black and white photographic image after an original 1930s skiing photograph. Black abd white alpine phot...
Category

Vintage 1930s English Sporting Art Sports Equipment and Memorabilia

Materials

Paper

"Darling I Love You", text, quote, painting, c-print photograph, gold, blue sky
Located in Inglewood, CA
Gibbs text paintings mimic how social media depicts loving and inspirational quotes. With the artist's original C-Print photographs, he has shown many of his diverse text works with ...
Category

2010s Conceptual Abstract Photography

Materials

Acrylic, Photographic Paper

"remembering the way" black and white photograph clouds sky bird silhouette
Located in Phoenix, AZ
Marie Navarre remembering the way, 2021 archival digital print on Surface Gampi, Rives BFK 25.5" x 25" unframed 28.75" x 27.75" framed Edition of 5 Marie Navarre’s deep interest i...
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2010s Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

"You Are Beautiful", Blue sky, text, quot, gold, c-print photograph, painting
Located in Inglewood, CA
Gibbs text paintings mimic how social media depicts loving and inspirational quotes. With the artist's original C-Print photographs, he has shown many of his diverse text works with ...
Category

2010s Conceptual Abstract Photography

Materials

Acrylic, Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment

Cloud study II - large format photograph of dramatic cloudscape horizon sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
large-scale original art photography from a series of mesmerizing cloud atlas observations and abstract skyscapes above the horizon line of the Mediterranean Sea CLOUD STUDY II by F...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment

Train in the Sky, limited edition photograph, NYC subway car, recycling
By Stephen Mallon
Located in New York, NY
C Print Photograph 30" x45", edition 5 of 5, C Print Photograph, signed on reverse, unframed- this is the final available print in this edition. This photograph is from Stephen Mall...
Category

2010s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper, C Print

Geojeon, Fog at Sunset (Photograph, Print, Sunset, Pink Skies, Peaceful Waters)
By Young Jin Choi
Located in Brighton, GB
Edition of 3 + 1 Artist’s Proof. Ultrachrome print. Young-Jin Choi, was born in 1965 in the southern coastal area of Jeollanam-do province. He began taking photographs in high schoo...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

Kacper Kowalski, Flood From the Sky, abstract aerial landscape photograph, 2010
By Kacper Kowalski
Located in New York, NY
With his bird's eye view, Kowalski offers a new perspective on the traditional landscape, distilling his subjects down to their primary form, color, and texture. Under his omniscient...
Category

2010s Abstract Landscape Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

Lakeshore, Square Landscape Photograph of White Winter Lake Beach, Snow Blue Sky
By Mark Bartkiw
Located in Kent, CT
In this square chromogenic print (photograph) on dibond with acrylic face mount, Mark Bartkiw combines multiple images to a subtle but surreal effect. The combined images coincide to...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Plexiglass, Panel, C Print

Cloud Study II - large format photograph of dramatic mood cloudscape horizon sky
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
large-scale original art photography from a series of dramatic cloud atlas observations and abstract monochromatic skyscapes above the Mediterranean Sea CLOUD STUDY II by Frank Scho...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper, Archival Pigment, Archival Paper

Fusion, Square Landscape Photograph of Palm Trees, Blue Sky Over Stones, Shadows
By Mark Bartkiw
Located in Kent, CT
In this square chromogenic print (photograph) on dibond with acrylic face mount, Mark Bartkiw combines multiple images to a subtle but surreal effect. The combined images appear as a...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Plexiglass, Panel, C Print

Blaze, Landscape Photograph of Orange Smoke on Purple Background Fence, Blue Sky
By Mark Bartkiw
Located in Kent, CT
In this square chromogenic print (photograph) on dibond with acrylic face mount, Mark Bartkiw combines multiple images to a subtle but surreal effect. The combined images coincide an...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Panel, C Print, Plexiglass

Golden Trumpets: Abstracted Still Life Photograph of Yellow Flowers on White Sky
By Jeri Eisenberg
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstract still life photograph of yellow flowers against a white sky background Photograph printed on Japanese Kozo paper infused with encaustic on four panels Edition 3/12, 36 x 45....
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Photography

Materials

Wax, Encaustic, Archival Paper, Mulberry Paper

"Pendroy, MT - color" Colorful panoramic photograph on the wide prairie big sky
By Maxwell Mackenzie
Located in Hillsboro, VA
These panoramic photographs from Max MacKenzie's "Abandonings" series and book of the same name are printed in 4 sizes and shipped un-framed rolled in a tube. The photographs have b...
Category

2010s American Realist Color Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

Last Resort, Landscape Photograph of Sandy Beach with Cloud in Pale Blue Sky
By Mark Bartkiw
Located in Kent, CT
In this square chromogenic print (photograph) on dibond with acrylic face mount, Mark Bartkiw combines multiple images to a subtle but surreal effect. The combined images coincide to...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Panel, C Print, Plexiglass

Icarus 4: Modern Photograph of Nude Male in Sky Based on Traditional Greek Myth
By Newbold Bohemia
Located in Hudson, NY
Icarus 4: Modern Photograph of Nude Male in Sky Based on Traditional Greek Myth by Newbold Bohemia 18 x 30 inches unframed archival digital print Inspired by the story of Icarus in...
Category

2010s Contemporary Nude Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Digital Pigment

The Sky is Wide Open: Abstract Still Life Photograph of Purple & Green Flowers
By Lisa A. Frank
Located in Hudson, NY
Bright, Maximalist style still life photograph of purple and green flowers and yellow lights against a black background Archival digital print, made to order 24 x 24 inches, edition ...
Category

2010s Modern Abstract Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Digital

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Sky Photographs For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of sky photographs is available on 1stDibs. A selection of these works in the Contemporary, Modern and Impressionist styles can be found today in our inventory. These items have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re looking to add sky photographs that pop against an otherwise neutral space in your home, the works available on 1stDibs include that feature elements of gray, black, blue, brown and more. These artworks have been a part of the life’s work for many artists, but the versions made by Jeri Eisenberg, Frank Schott, Mark Bartkiw, Young Jin Choi and David Barnett are consistently popular. Frequently made by artists working in paper, archival paper and pigment print, all of these available pieces are unique and have attracted attention over the years.

How Much are Sky Photographs?

The average selling price for sky photographs we offer is $3,400, while they’re typically $96 on the low end and $24,500 for the highest priced.

Finding the Right Photography for You

Find a broad range of fine photography on 1stDibs today.

The first permanent image created by a camera — which materialized during the 1820s — is attributed to Joseph Nicéphore Niépce. The French inventor was on to something for sure. Kodak introduced roll film in the 1880s, allowing photography to become more democratic, although cameras wouldn’t be universally accessible until several decades later. 

Digital photographic techniques, software, smartphone cameras and social-networking platforms such as Instagram have made it even easier in the modern era for budding photographers to capture the world around them as well as disseminate their images far and wide. 

What might leading figures of visual art such as Andy Warhol have done with these tools at their disposal?

Today, when we aren’t looking at the digital photos that inundate us on our phones, we look to the past to celebrate the photographers who have broken rules as well as records — provocative and prolific artists like Horst P. Horst, Lillian Bassman and Helmut Newton, who altered the face of fashion and portrait photography; visionary documentary photographers such as Gordon Parks, whose best-known work was guided by social justice; and pioneers of street photography such as Henri Cartier-Bresson, who shot for revolutionary travel magazines like Holiday with the likes of globetrotting society lensman Slim Aarons.

Find photographers you may not know in Introspective and The Study — where you’ll read about Berenice Abbott, who positioned herself atop skyscrapers for the perfect shot, or “conceptual artist-adventurer” Charles Lindsay, whose work combines scientific rigor with artistic expression, or Massimo Listri, known for his epic interiors of opulent Old World libraries.

Throughout the past two centuries, photographers have used their medium to create expressive work that has resonated for generations. Shop a voluminous collection of this powerful fine photography on 1stDibs. Search by photographer to find the perfect piece for your living room wall, or spend some time with the work organized under various categories, such as landscape photography, nude photography and more. 

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