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The most famous paintings in the world of the best known artists including Pablo Picasso, Vincent Van Gogh, Salvador Dali and more.

Famous Abstract Art Featured

10 Most Famous Abstract Paintings by Renowned Artists

 As opposed to representational art, which aims to represent a depiction of a visual reality; abstract art, in the strict sense, bears no trace of anything recognizable in the natural world. Though abstraction in...
Famous Spanish Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Paintings by Spanish Artists

 Spain has contributed immensely to European art and some of the most renowned masterpieces of western art have been created by Spanish artists. Spanish Golden Age was a period from the early 16th century...
Famous American Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Paintings By American Artists

 Early American paintings were primarily portraits, landscapes and depictions of historical events. The first prominent art movement in the United States was Realism, which originated in France in the 1850s and became important in...
Famous Religious Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Religious Paintings In Western Art

 Religious art uses religious themes and motifs usually having some recognizable moral narrative or attempting to induce strong spiritual emotions in the viewer. In the west, religious art may be defined as any artwork...
Famous Portraits Featured

10 Most Famous Portrait Paintings By Renowned Artists

 Portrait painting is a genre in art where the primary focus is on the human subject. The face, expression, personality and even the inner essence of the model are often captured by the artist...
Famous Realism Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Paintings of the Realism Art Movement

 The Realism art movement originated in France in the 1850s. Led by Gustave Courbet and Jean-François Millet, the Realists rejected the glorification of the past and exaggerated emotionalism of Romanticism; and instead portrayed the...
Famous French Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Paintings by French Artists

 There have been many masterpieces created by French painters over the course of the rich artistic history of their nation. Neoclassicism, which drew inspiration from ancient Greco-Roman culture, rose in France in the middle...
Famous Surrealist Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Surrealist Paintings

 Surrealism was a movement, primarily in literature and the visual arts, that flourished in Europe between the First and Second World War. Surrealist artists rejected rationalism and literary realism; and instead focused on channeling...
Norman Rockwell Famous Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Paintings by Norman Rockwell

 Norman Perceval Rockwell (1894 – 1978) was a 20th-century American author, painter and illustrator who is most famous for his illustrations of everyday life; for capturing the spirit of small town America; and for...
Rene Magritte Famous Paintings Featured

10 Most Famous Paintings by Rene Magritte

 René François Ghislain Magritte (1898 – 1967) was a Belgian artist most renowned for being one of the leaders of the influential 20th century art movement, Surrealism. Surrealist artists rejected the rational in art....

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