Famous Art Paintings Gallery
of Classic Fine Art Pictures/Paintings
Did you ever want a basic introduction to famous art paintings and the quotes and works of famous artists like Vincent Van Gogh, Leonardo Da Vinci, Norman Rockwell? Their paintings were done in many styles we now consider classic fine art pictures. While creating the many kinds fine art pictures now hanging in awe-inspiring places like the Louvre and other great museums, the artists with biographies here usually began their own careers at the bottom and worked their way as one of the top painters.
The paintings on this page are very well known and painted in many styles. As a beginner to understanding them, put your worries aside. None other than Salvador Dali who was not only a fine artist but also famous for his many witty quotes said; "People love mystery, and that is why they love my paintings." That is why it is safe to say if you find difficulty in understanding certain arts and the origin of their meaning, perhaps their very purpose is to draw your imagination to new thoughts and concepts.
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This is by no means a complete list famous art paintings artists but it is a good starting point of creative biographies and that are easy to explore and enjoy their work.
Do you know why Van Gogh cut off part of his ear and then went on to paint a self portrait with the fresh bandage? Learning about paintings, their artists, and their meaning is a fascinating subject. Interest in this type of art or even the abstract pieces by Matisse and Pollock below show the huge range in styles loved by audiences around the world.
Doug's listing of artists to get to know, some of whose famous art are on this page:
- Leonardo da Vinci
- Vincent Van Gogh
- Jackson Pollock
- Pablo Picasso
- Marc Chagall
- Gustav Klimt
- Jasper Johns
- Edvard Munch
- Claude Monet
- Pierre Auguste Renoir
- Henri Matisse
- Brett Whiteley
- Andy Warhol
- Georges Seurat
- Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
As famous painters go, these are some of the biggest names in the art world today. Finding out more about them is easy. You don't need to attend an expensive art school just to get to know them.
Many great museums feature the original versions of the paintings on this page. Fortunately they allow these images to be reproduced as posters and prints readily available for sale for all to enjoy or give as gifts by simply clicking on the images and ordering them sent to your home. You can even have them matted and framed in different sizes to suit your individual needs.
More Famous Art Paintings of Interest
Famous Portrait Paintings
Many famous portrait paintings from contemporary art painters were of celebrities or wealthy patrons of the art galleries for the artists.
Pictures of Famous French Paintings
The Famous Art Paintings French gallery has contemporary artwork, art prints, by famous French artists listed, their watercolors, abstract paintings, landscapes, Impressionists, Monet still life.
Famous Landscape Paintings
The landscapes in art posters and prints of Famous Art Paintings are available in this online art gallery. Contemporary art landscapes for sale by famous artists.
Famous Spanish Paintings
The famous Spanish paintings of dancers by Dali, Goya, El Greco, Joan Miro, and other Spanish painters are available as art posters and prints including Guernica by Pablo Picasso in this online art gallery.
Famous Paintings by Caravaggio
The list below of famous paintings by Caravaggio are the most well known an available as art prints. My favorites are the three displayed in this online gallery.
Famous Renaissance Paintings
List of famous paintings by da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian available as art prints. Online gallery of Mona Lisa, The Last Supper, Sistine Chapel, School of Athens.
Andy Warhol Famous Paintings
Andy Warhol famous paintings and art prints for sale from the pop art Campbell's Soup Can, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis, and more.
See Doug's Art
To check out artwork (including sexy shoes) by Doug Dourgarian and see more links for his online art gallery click here for his web gallery of art .
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