Original black-and-white Paintings For Sale

For many years, modern art has been making a gradual step back from the overly contrasted and deeply colourful art style that many know so well. Today, as we continue to borrow traits from previous generations, it’s much more common to see an old-school, classic black and white painting show up.


Black and white paintings, though, still tend to be seen as something that is increasingly classical. We don’t attribute the power of a black and white image with the world around us, instead concentrating on the classical nature of such an image. It tends to show us something that happened in the historical past, and for that reason many people still see black and white paintings as something less modern.


However, black and white paintings can carry a unique sense of charm and purpose that’s portrayed in the artwork, not the colour. Without the ability to tell the story using colour as a powerful descriptive tool, it’s very hard for artists to make sure that their ideas spring from the page and make an image worth remember.


Typically, black and white paintings are actually fitting in a modern era which is all about re-living the classic culture that, at the time, we were so quick to discard. Made to fit with any kind of tone or space in a room, black and white pieces tend to work best as they can be easily moved around and re-used in a new context. Again, since it’s the image. rather than colour, that does the work, it’s very hard to make an old-school black and white painting lose any of the character and the prominence that made it stand out so.


Working as a minimalist means of adding artistic quality to a room without contrasting or altering the overall colour scheme, black and white paintings make ideal choices when you want to add an air of modernism to a room.


Worried your colour clash will affect the rooms integrity? Then black and white photos make a popular alternative instead.

BELOW YOU MAY FIND A SMALL LIST OF BLACK & WHITE PAINTINGS YOU MAY USE TO DECORATE YOUR HOME

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Showing in gallery 1 - 20 of 20 original paintings
Showing in gallery 1 - 20 of 20 original paintings