Whale Bone


"Whale Bone" is a truly spectacular artwork captured masterfully by Koos van der Lende. The photograph depicts the striking image of a whalebone resting on a beach adorned with shells. The composition highlights the juxtaposition of strength and fragility, as the robustness of the whalebone contrasts with the delicate shells scattered around it. This captivating artwork invites viewers to contemplate the beauty and significance of nature's offerings while reflecting on the interconnectedness of life and the stories embedded within these organic relics.


Signed Limited Edition (25)

Medium: Original photographs shot on film, transparencies scanned and printed on archival fine art paper. Prints are available in two sizes. Only twenty-five prints are available regardless of size.

  • 100cm x 37cm / 39" x 14" 
  • 120cm x 44cm / 47" x 17" 


Photographed over ten years, finally cumulating into a coffee table book called "Moments of Grace", these superb fine art prints are a joy to behold. The collection was photographed on photographic film, which the artist then custom-developed in chemistry to attain the ideal contrast and colour. The slides were then drum scanned and prepared for print with reference to the original photo without any digital alteration. Editioned to twenty-five prints, this portfolio of panoramic landscapes is iconic.


In a digital photography world, De Lende still shoots on traditional photographic slide film, which is processed and then scanned to create unbelievably high-quality photographic prints. A master landscape photographer who understands light and his craft perfectly. With a detailed eye for quality without compromise and an unprecedented understanding of composition, this portfolio of exhibition quality panoramic prints ... Read More >>


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