Documentary Art For Sale

Browse our selection of documentary art for sale. Documentary art focuses on depicting reality, providing the viewer with an insight into situations and characters that they would not have come across otherwise. If you’re searching to buy the perfect piece of documentary art, then you’ve come to the right place. Start by browsing our Documentary Photography, Documentary Prints or Documentary Paintings to discover your next artwork.

Lena Szankay is an Argentian photographer who has worked extensively in Berlin. Having lived through the fall of the wall in the German capital, Szankay has plenty of life experience to create documentary photography that packs a punch. While her focus is on documenting the realities of life, Szankay maintains a strong emotional current throughout her work.

The term documentary art was first associated with a group of artists in the 1930s, who put paintbrush to canvas to document the harsh realities of life in the UK during The Great Depression. Artists such as Julian Trevelyan would paint the everyday scenes around them, adopting a realist style in order to capture the harshness of life during this period.

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      Diamond Geezers

      Prints - 120x120cm

      Broardway Boogie Woogie

      Prints - 120x120cm


      Photography - 120x80cmRent for £ 210/mo

      Filming By Numbers

      Prints - 120x120cm

      Colt 45 Club

      Prints - 120x120cm

      shaolin Monk - 50 x 76 cm

      Photography - 50x76cmRent for £ 53/mo

      Attended Service

      Paintings - 92x65cmRent for £ 116/mo

      Wooden Cab

      Photography - 180x120cmRent for £ 338/mo

      One Hundred Dollars

      Prints - 37x75cmRent for £ 50/mo

      Piano Lady

      Photography - 120x80cmRent for £ 228/mo


      Photography - 127x127cmRent for £ 88/mo


      Photography - 127x127cm

      All over the world (4)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for £ 126/mo

      Thank you, Gorbi

      Photography - 53x80cmRent for £ 61/mo

      Comic Cuts

      Prints - 120x120cm

      That's All Folks

      Prints - 110x110cm

      The taste of Strawberries

      Photography - 80x120cmRent for £ 210/mo

      Mutoid Waste Company. Goerlitzer Park, 1989

      Photography - 40x60cmRent for £ 99/mo

      SAPA SOCCER 2.

      Photography - 84x119cmRent for £ 54/mo

      Balloon #10 - ( 50 x 76 cm)

      Photography - 51x76cmRent for £ 54/mo


      Photography - 32x50cm

      Concert in Goerlitzer Park, Summer 1989

      Photography - 42x60cmRent for £ 99/mo


      Photography - 102x102cmRent for £ 57/mo

      Walking by

      Photography - 32x52cm

      I´ll be your mirror

      Photography - 70x50cmRent for £ 71/mo

      Heaven Burning

      Photography - 120x80cmRent for £ 210/mo


      Photography - 51x76cmRent for £ 48/mo