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“Mick’s Ute” is a captivating print by renowned Australian landscape photographer, Karl Monaghan. This piece speaks to the quiet resilience and history encapsulated in a graveyard of yesteryear’s vehicles, awaiting restoration on a small holding in the Chapman Valley. The landscape is bathed in the subdued hues of twilight, while the scattered vehicles add a touch of nostalgia and intrigue. It’s an intriguing scene that pulls you in, inviting you to explore each vehicle’s story, each dent, rust, and faded paint hinting at a rich past of service and adventure.
Set against the backdrop of Chapman Valley, the photograph gives off a unique charm that combines the untamed beauty of the Australian landscape with the special pull we all feel when we see classic cars. The Chapman Valley which is predominantly broadacre agricultural areas, is resplendent in its pristine coastline and vibrant wildflowers. This regional setting provides a colourful contrast to the enduring relics of automotive history often found in Australia’s vast agricultural expanse.
Experience the meticulous craftsmanship of our Karl Monaghan Fine Art Paper Prints, prepared on 320 gsm 100% Cotton rag paper. Within our selection, you’ll find the esteemed Canson Edition Etching Rag, a prestigious art paper with a rich legacy spanning centuries, courtesy of the renowned Arches paper manufacturers. By utilizing top-tier materials, we assure the true vibrancy and authenticity of colors captured in this photograph. Moreover, with a longevity rating surpassing a century, this Australian landscape photography piece will endure the test of time, becoming an everlasting treasure.
For those seeking a more dramatic presentation, we take pride in offering Karl Monaghan Canvas Prints. These extraordinary artworks are expertly produced on archival Ilford Cotton blend Galicia Canvas, enhanced further by archival Epson Ultra Chrome Inks. With a longevity rating exceeding 100 years, even in standard lighting conditions, these expansive canvas prints effortlessly infuse any space with a touch of natural elegance. Prepare to captivate art enthusiasts and make a lasting impression with these exceptional Australian Canvas Prints.
“Mick’s Ute” is a testament to Monaghan’s skill in capturing the essence of the Australian landscape in his art photography. It is not just a photograph, but a visual narrative that pays tribute to the endurance of classic vehicles, subtly hinting at the cycle of decay and restoration, past and future, that they are a part of. This fine art photography print offers a unique combination of landscape and classic car photography, making it a perfect addition to any collection of fine art photographs.
Available in the following sizes and formats;
Fine Art Paper Prints
Rectangle Canvas Prints
This photograph, like all of Karl Monaghan’s work, is a celebration of the Australian landscape, its people, and their stories. It is more than just a print; it is a piece of history, a conversation starter, and a distinctive work of art that will add character and depth to any space it adorns. Don’t miss the opportunity to own this exceptional piece of photographic wall art capturing a unique aspect of Australian life.
If your print risks potential exposure to UV light, UV protection can be added at a standard rate of $50 regardless of size ordered. *Only applies to Canvas Print options.
Shipping and Handling
All Karl Monaghan Fine Art Prints come with a certificate of authenticity. All items will be shipped using Australia Post, in standard tubes up to a maximum of 110cm long. Freight will be a standard fee of $49.95 which includes packing and sending.