Details: This poster is of Monk by the Sea, by Caspar David Friedrich. It shows a small dark figure standing in front of a large expanse of water.
Caspar David Friedrich (September 5, 1774 ¿ May 7, 1840) was a 19th-century German Romantic landscape painter, generally considered the most important of the movement. He is best known for his allegorical landscapes which typically feature dimension contemplative figures silhouetted against night skies, morning mists, barren trees or Gothic ruins. His primary interest as an artist was the contemplation of nature, and his often symbolic and anti-classical work seeks to convey a subjective, emotional response to the natural world. Friedrich's work characteristically sets the human element in diminished perspective amid expansive landscapes, reducing the figures to a scale that directs the viewer's gaze towards their metaphysical
This poster is usually printed with a thin white edge border.