Beauty is made up of Light and Shade


This thought provoking composition is the result of 7 years of research in 19 countries where more than 850.000 images and documents in archives from World War 1 were discovered and is part of a larger collection.

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Beauty is made up of Light and Shade

The language that helps us grieve, is the language of story, of metaphor, of lament. Once we find a language for our grief, it is still important that we are heard and understood. Someone needs to hear our words in a way that let us know that we have been heard and understood.

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20 x 16, 40 x 32


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Beauty is made up of Light and Shade

Print Sizes:


20” × 16” / 508mm x 406.4mm, 40” × 32” / 1016mm x 812.8mm

Unlimited Editions

  • Epson Luster Paper
  • 200 year archival inks
  • Digitally remastered and printed from the original archives
  • Calibrated for superior color fidelity

Discounts for quantity purchase of unlimited editions will be applied to your cart at checkout.

  • 2 prints: 4%
  • 3 prints: 7%
  • 4 prints: 10%
  • 5-prints: 14%

Archival Prints to Last Generations

Highly detailed, brightly colored, fine art prints.

These remastered originals have been carefully adjusted to make the most beautiful reproductions possible.

Not only do they look great, but they are fade resistant for 200 years.

  • 200 year archival inks
  • Printed from master digital files
  • Calibrated for superior color fidelity

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The Unknown Archives' prints are all sold unframed, but custom framing is available. If you are interested in having your print framed please contact us.

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A quality frame starts with quality wood, and our moldings are beautiful hardwood imported from Italy, painted hand cut and assembled by our craftsman.

We only use the best components for each frame like real wood glue and V-nail joinery to make a perfect frame that is sure to last generations.

  • Imported Italian hardwood
  • Real wood glue
  • V-nail joinery
  • Acrylate unbreakable plexiglass
  • Stainless steel fittings and fasteners
  • Quality black cover paper
  • Artisan hand cut photo mats
  • Precision woodworking
  • The finest painted finish
  • Yaw free cornering
  • Hand assembled

All of our frames are precisely matted to the art dimensions and will last generations.